Bittern
Classification:
12 Y-O[ Miscellaneous ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Dwarf - less than 32.5 cm (12.8 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1979
Seedling Number:
JJ76/5
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fls 1-2 per stem, 60 mm wide; perianth segments lemon; corona bright orange, with the depth of color affected by the weather, frilled.

Origin of Name

Part of Grant Mitsch’s Bird Series. Named after the bird, Bitternwhich have unusual calls and live in the marshes in the state of Oregon.