Scarlet Tanager
 
Classification:
2 Y-R[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1982
Registered:
Yes, 1992
Special Classes:
ADS Intermediates, New Zealand NDS Intermediates, The Daffodil Society Intermediates
Seedling Num:
REH7/3
Descendants:
None
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Comments:

Fl. 70 mm wide; perianth segments very broad, clear medium yellow, spreading, concave, smooth, overlapping half; the inner segments ovate or roundish, touching at shoulder; corona bowl-shaped, smooth or loosely ribbed, bright orange-red, with mouth straight and even, rim minutely notched. Sibling to ‘Red Sheen’.

Origin of Name:

Part of the Mitsch/Havens “Bird Series.” Named after the bird, Scarlet Tanager.