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'Leoni'

Very large flowers consisting of wavy-edged, violet tepals with a petunia-red bar produced on both old and new wood. Cream anthers and filaments. Raised by Gordon Sykes from Huddersfield in the UK and named after his granddaughter in 1996.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Aug Sep
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Gordon Sykes
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: r1994 n1996
Parentage: 'Dr Ruppel' x 'General Sikorski'
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 25cm
Tepals: 6,8, 12-12.5cm long, 7cm wide, elliptic, overlapping, wavy margin
Leaves: ternate