Commodore Perry
Classification:
1 W-GPP[ Trumpet Long-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 2000
Special Classes:
ADS Intermediates
Seed Parent: 
Lea 1-19-66
Seedling Num:
87-70-1
Descendants:
None
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Comments:

Fl. more or less rounded, 80 mm wide, facing up; perianth segments very broadly ovate, blunt, very slightly mucronate, shouldered at base, spreading, plane, smooth and of heavy substance, overlapping half; the inner segments slightly narrower and a little inflexed; corona cylindrical, smooth, mid-pink, with a very small area of green at base, mouth ribbed and flared, lightly frilled, with rim dentate. Sunproof. Sweetly scented.

Origin of Name:

A perfect flower named for an American hero near the highest level in the chain of command.