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'Peggy West'

Small flowers, sky-blue with purple-pink bar inside, paler outside. Filaments white tinged green when young, becoming pale yellow; anthers pale yellow.

Named after a family friend of the raiser.

Group: Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: 3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Richard Hodson
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: r2011 n2014 i2015
Parentage: ‘Evipo031’ BONANZA (s) × unknown (open-pollinated)
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 6-7cm
Tepals: 6; 3cm long × 1.5cm wide, broadly elliptic, overlapping, margins wavy and often down-curved, tips blunt, with a small mucro and usually recurved