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'Vanessa'

Small to medium, pale violet flowers with a hint of pink along the midribs and at the base. White filaments with greenish-yellow anthers.

Group: Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.5-3.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Vince & Sylvia Denny
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: r1983 f1990 ni1997
Parentage: Sandra Denny (s) x Perle d'Azur
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 7.5-10cm
Tepals: 4-6 (-7); 4.5cm long, 2.5cm wide, blunt, tip recurved, margin wavy