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'Rhapsody' (Fretwell)

Deep blue flowers with yellow-green or cream-yellow anthers. The filaments are white, blue tinted towards the base.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Barry Fretwell
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: i1996
Parentage: Unknown
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 8-15cm
Tepals: 6; elliptic, apiculate