Algeciras
Classification:
3 W-O[ Small-Cupped ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1956
Special Class:
ADS Classics
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. 77 mm diameter; perianth segments very broad, rounded at apex and prominently mucronate, creamy white, slightly reflexed, smooth, overlapping half; the inner segments narrower, ovate, sometimes truncate, only slightly mucronate; corona almost disc-shaped, ribbed, orange, mouth straight and frilled, with lobes sometimes overlapping.

Origin of Name

Part of Lionel Richardson’s “World War II Battles Series”. Named after Algeciras which was part of the Western Desert Campaign of World War II.