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'Violet Bell'

Small, nodding, urn-shaped, greyish-violet flowers with bluish-white margins; inside white with grey-purple upper margins and tip. Filaments and anthers pale yellow. Sometimes slightly scented.

Group: Viorna group
Fragrant: Yes
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: S Shibuya
Country of origin: Japan
Date raised: b2009
Parentage: Selected from natural hybridization between ‘Ozawa Pink’ seedlings
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 2cm
Tepals: 4; 2–3cm long × 0.8–1.2cm wide, ovate, thick and fleshy, fused to above halfway, upper margins grey-downy and moderately wavy, tip acute and strongly reflexed