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Flower Name

Fragrant Rose

Division: 
2 - Large-Cupped Info
Colors: 

W - GPP

Season: 

Mid-Season to Late

Height: 

Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)

Hybridizer: 

Brian S. Duncan

Registrant: 

Rathowen Daffodils

Country: 

Northern Ireland, UK

Year Registered: 

1978

Seed Parent:

(Roseworthy x unknown )

Pollen Parent:

Merlin?

Seedling Number: 

143

Chromosomes: 

28

Pedigree Chart:
Pedigree Tree
Fertility: 

Both Seed and Pollen fertile

Used as parent: 

29 times as seed, 23 times as pollen

Descendants:
Descendants Tree
Awards:

Wister 2005; 

Comments: 

Fl. 95 mm wide; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, spreading, a little concave, smooth and of waxy substance, regular, overlapping half; the inner segments only a little narrower, slightly inflexed; corona long cup-shaped, deep reddish pink, paling towards base and with green prominent at base, mouth straight, wavy, rim obscurely crenate. Raspberry or rose-scented.

Origin of Name: 

Named for the most fragrant daffodil Brian Duncan has been able to produce.

 

 

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