Geranium
Classification:
8 W-O[ Tazetta ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Tall - greater than 67.5 cm (26.6 in)
Hybridizer:
Registered:
Yes, before 1930
Awards:
This plant was given the John and Gertrude Wister Award for outstanding garden merit.

Awarded by the American Daffodil Society in 2016.
Wister
2016; This plant earned the Award of Garden Merit (AGM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for garden decoration or use (whether for open garden or under glass). The award is only given following a period of assessment. Assessment can take place in one or more of the following ways: 1) Trials at one of the Society’s Gardens or at some other venue; 2) Visits to specialist collections; 3) Round-table discussions drawing on the collective expertise and experience of Committee members, with the opportunity to call on further specialists when necessary.

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1995.
AGM
1995; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1977.
*FCC(p)
1977; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1975.
*AM(p)
1975; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for garden decoration

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1952.
*FCC(g)
1952; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition.

Awarded by the Dutch "Koninklijke Algemeene Vereeniging voor Bloembollencultuur" (KAVB), or in English, the "Royal General Bulbgrowers' Association" from Haarlem, the Netherlands, in 1931.
AM Haarlem
1931;
Special Classes:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
17
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
1 time as seed
Comments:

Fls up to 6 per stem, 57 mm wide; perianth segments very broad in outline, truncate or squarish at apex, prominently mucronate, spreading or a little reflexed, plane or slightly concave, overlapping 1/2 or more; inner segments narrower, usually spreading, sometimes recurved either side of the midrib, margins wavy and incurling; cup is shallow bowl-shaped, ribbed, yellowish orange, overlaid with strong orange unevenly frilled, with rim crenate. Scented. There is ‘Poetaz’ in its parentage.

Synonyms:

‘Advance#’

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GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Fentongollan Farms, England, UK
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England, UK
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Historic Image: P. de Jager and Sons, the Netherlands
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, Utah, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Old House Gardens Heirloom Bulbs, Michigan, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Louise Hardison Linton, Tennessee, USA
GeraniumGeranium, 8 W-O, J.B. van der Schoot, 1930, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
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