Garden Opera
Classification:
7 Y-Y[ Jonquilla ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1980
Hybridizer:
Rosewarne E.H.S., England, UK
Registered:
Yes, 2006
Registrant:
Robert Body
Seedling Number:
77/53/5
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fls 3 or more per stem, star-shaped, 65 mm wide; perianth segments broad, rounded at apex, rich golden yellow, with margins incurling at base and incurved above, overlapping a quarter; corona bowl-shaped, deeper in tone than the perianth segments, with mouth expanded.

Origin of Name

Named for Robert & Jill Body who organize a very successful annual performance of opera in their garden.