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Large rosy-purple to purple-blue or violet flowers with a deep pink or purple-violet bar. Cream or yellow anthers on red or purple filaments. Named in 1974 by Walter Pennell after his son. The variety has received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.
Early large-flowered group Approximate height:
2.5 - 3.0 metres Flowering period(s):
May Jun Sep Aspect:
Any aspect Pruning:
Light prune (Group 2) Raised by:
Walter Pennell Country of origin:
United Kingdom Date raised:
r1962 ni1974 Parentage:
'Vyvyan Pennell' x 'Daniel Deronda'
Flower diameter: 14-20cm
Tepals: (6-) 8; 7-9cm long, 4-4.5cm wide, ovate, overlapping, apiculate, margin wavy
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