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'Princess Diana'

Bright pink outward facing trumpet-shaped flowers. Cream-yellow or bright yellow stamens. Formerly C. texensis 'The Princess of Wales' but re-named in 1996 at the suggestion of Wim Snoejier to avoid further confusion between this variety and the old Jackman cultivar, 'Princess of Wales'.

Group: Texensis group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep Oct
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Barry Fretwell
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: i1984
Parentage: 'Bees Jubilee' x C. texensis
Other name(s): texensis 'The Princess of Wales' (see above); 'Diana'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 5-7cm
Tepals: 4; 5-5cm long, recurved towards tip

People:  Click the name(s) for information about:

Wim Snoeijer