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'Picasso'

Medium to large, light purple flowers heavily speckled with strong violet. Purple anthers on white and purple filaments. Named after the Spanish artist Pablo Picasso (1881-1973).

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun | Aug Sep
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Willem Straver
Country of origin: Germany
Date raised: r2003 ni2008
Parentage: withheld
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 10-14cm
Tepals: 6 (-8); 7cm long, 4cm wide, overlapping
Leaves: ternate