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Bud - Photo © 2015 J Räsänen
Leaf formation - Photo © 2015 J Räsänen
Medium- to large-sized, dark purple flowers with red-purple midveins, ageing to dark blue or blue-violet with paler bar; outside grey-downy. Filaments yellowish, maturing to white; connectives greenish white; anthers pale yellow. Seed-heads persistent.
Named after Anni Hacklin, the granddaughter of Kirsi Kettunen who named the cultivar.
Late large-flowered group Approximate height:
1.0 - 1.5 metres Flowering period(s):
Jul Aug Sep Pruning:
Hard prune (Group 3) Raised by:
Juhani Räsänen Country of origin:
Finland Date raised:
r2011 n2014 Parentage:
Carnaby x Venosa Violacea
Flower diameter: 12-13cm
Tepals: 6; 6cm long × 3.5cm wide, elliptic to broadly elliptic, overlapping at first but becoming more gappy with age, with finely ruffled margins, tip acuminate with a distinct apiculus but often slightly recurved