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'Lyydia'

Medium to large pinkish lilac flowers with a darker bar, maturing to white tinged pink; autumn flowers may remain deep pink with a reddish purple bar. Filaments white at base, shading through red-purple to dark violet connectives; anthers dark violet. Fruit heads persistent. Flowering period shown is for central Finland. Named for the breeder's grand-daughter, Lyydia Ylätalo.

Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Aug Sep Oct
Raised by: Juhani Räsänen
Country of origin: Finland
Date raised: r2004 n2007
Parentage: Carnaby (s) x Ivan Olsson
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 12cm
Tepals: 6-8; 6cm long, 3.5cm wide, overlapping, slightly wavy margins, long-pointed, reflexed tips