Hawera
Classification:
5 Y-Y[ Triandrus ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Dwarf - less than 32.5 cm (12.8 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1928
Special Classes:
ADS Historics, ADS Miniatures, New Zealand NDS Miniatures, The Daffodil Society Miniatures
Chromosomes:
14
Fertility:
Seed fertile
Used as parent:
1 time as seed
Comments

Fls 6-8 per stem, pale canary yellow; perianth segments ovate or oblong, blunt, prominently mucronate, reflexed, plane, overlapping at base only; inner segments less noticeably mucronate, less strongly reflexed, with margins wavy or incurved; corona cup-shaped, very broadly and shallowly ribbed, paler in color than perianth, mouth even, with rim broadly and obscurely crenate. Scented. Occasional secondary stems. Resembles an ‘April Tears’ of slower increase. Marginally fertile.

Origin of Name

Named for the town in North Island, New Zealand where Dr. Thomson practiced medicine.