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'Jean Cumpston'

Small, nodding or drooping, bell-shaped creamy-white flowers. Filaments pale cream tinged green, but suffused red-purple towards top and along connectives; anthers red-purple. Flowers normally borne in groups of 2-4. Named by Richard Green after his mother, Jean Green (née Cumpston).

Group: Cirrhosa group
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Dec Jan Feb Mar
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by: Ian Lang
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: rn2009
Parentage: napaulensis (s) × cirrhosa (probably var. purpurascens ‘Freckles’)
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 5cm
Tepals: 4; 2-3cm long, 1-1.5cm wide, broadly elliptic, touching at base, margins slightly wavy, tips sub-acute and slightly recurved

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Ian Lang and Richard Green