Golden Jewel
Classification:
2 Y-GYY[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1973
Seedling Number:
8/72/65
Chromosomes:
29
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
32 times as seed, 7 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. deep golden yellow; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, with slight white mucro, a little inflexed, smooth, slightly concave, overlapping one-third to a half; the inner segments a little narrower, square-shouldered at base, more strongly inflexed, with margins slightly wavy; corona cylindrical or somewhat funnel-shaped, loosely ribbed, with green at base, mouth straight and frilled. Sibling to ‘Golden Joy’.