Geranium
 
Classification:
8 W-O[ Tazetta ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Tall - greater than 67.5 cm (26.6 in)
Hybridizer:
Registered:
Yes, before 1930
Awards:
This plant was given the John and Gertrude Wister Award for outstanding garden merit.

Awarded by the American Daffodil Society in 2016.
Wister
2016; This plant earned the Award of Garden Merit (AGM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for garden decoration or use (whether for open garden or under glass). The award is only given following a period of assessment. Assessment can take place in one or more of the following ways: 1) Trials at one of the Society’s Gardens or at some other venue; 2) Visits to specialist collections; 3) Round-table discussions drawing on the collective expertise and experience of Committee members, with the opportunity to call on further specialists when necessary.

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1995.
AGM
1995; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1977.
*FCC(p)
1977; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1975.
*AM(p)
1975; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for garden decoration

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1952.
*FCC(g)
1952; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition.

Awarded by the Dutch "Koninklijke Algemeene Vereeniging voor Bloembollencultuur" (KAVB), or in English, the "Royal General Bulbgrowers' Association" from Haarlem, the Netherlands, in 1931.
AM Haarlem
1931;
Special Classes:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
17
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
1 time as seed
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Comments:

Fls up to 6 per stem, 57 mm wide; perianth segments very broad in outline, truncate or squarish at apex, prominently mucronate, spreading or a little reflexed, plane or slightly concave, overlapping 1/2 or more; inner segments narrower, usually spreading, sometimes recurved either side of the midrib, margins wavy and incurling; cup is shallow bowl-shaped, ribbed, yellowish orange, overlaid with strong orange unevenly frilled, with rim crenate. Scented. There is ‘Poetaz’ in its parentage.

Synonyms:

‘Advance#’

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Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Historic Image #26,052 : P. de Jager and Sons, the Netherlands</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Historic Image: P. de Jager and Sons, the Netherlands
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Historic Image #31,219 : RHS Yearbook, England, UK</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England, UK
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #11,365 : Old House Gardens Heirloom Bulbs, Michigan, USA</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Old House Gardens Heirloom Bulbs, Michigan, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #12,432 : Mary Durtschi, Utah, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, Utah, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #16,927 : Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #16,928 : Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #1,737 : Kirby Fong, California, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #5,072 : Louise Hardison Linton, Tennessee, USA</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Louise Hardison Linton, Tennessee, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #19,090 : Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #19,089 : Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #13,373 Apr 22, 2008: Becky Fox Matthews, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS REBEL XTi, Original Size 778 x 522, Exposure 1/640 sec, Aperture f/18.0, ISO 400, No flash, Focal length 30.0 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #7,255 : Becky Fox Matthews, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #32,093 : John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #13,549 Apr 18, 2007: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties: FUJIFILM FinePix S5000, Original Size 778 x 588, Exposure 1/340 sec, Aperture f/2.8, ISO 200, No flash, Focal length 9.4 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #16,301 : Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties: OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD C5050Z, Original Size 778 x 586, Exposure 1/250 sec, Aperture f/4.0, ISO 64, No flash, Focal length 11.9 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #7,646 : Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #21,454 : Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #18,243 : Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, United States</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #24,249 Mar 26, 2012: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS 60D, Original Size 810 x 543, Exposure 1/500 sec, Aperture f/7.1, ISO 100, No flash, Focal length 50.0 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br><br><span class="ds_text2" style="font-style: italic">Photo Location: U.S. National Arboretum</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA
Geranium,  8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #24,248 Mar 26, 2012: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS 60D, Original Size 810 x 543, Exposure 1/400 sec, Aperture f/7.1, ISO 100, No flash, Focal length 50.0 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br><br><span class="ds_text2" style="font-style: italic">Photo Location: U.S. National Arboretum</span>Geranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands. 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA