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'Elias'

Large, brilliant violet flowers with a slight red-purple bar, outside paler violet with a broad grey-green bar. Filaments white with pale violet tip; connectives white; anthers pale greenish yellow. Seedheads persistent.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun | Aug Sep
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: L Sachs
Country of origin: Germany
Date raised: r2011 i2018
Parentage: Chance seedling raised from open-pollinated ‘Lord Nevill’
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 14cm
Tepals: 6-8; 6cm long x 4.5cm wide, overlapping half, with slightly wavy margins and cuspidate apex