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'Royal Cascade'

Large to very large flowers, purple with red tones, maturing to have a lighter bar with dark edges. Filaments pale red-pink; anthers darker red-purple. Seed-heads persistent.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun | Jul Aug Sep Oct
USDA zones: 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: F Wein Sr
Date raised: r2000 n2019 i2020
Parentage: Unknown: chance seedling
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 15-22cm
Tepals: 8; 7.5-11cm long × 3-6 cm wide, elliptic, thick and fleshy, overlapping to halfway, margins slightly wavy, long-pointed