Sassenheim, HollandTh. van der Hulst, the Netherlands
Hillegom, HollandHenk Wijnhout and Sons, the Netherlands
Fl. rounded, 105mm wide, facing upwards; perianth and other petaloid segments in several whorls; the outer whorl 49mm long, roundish, very broad, truncate, sometimes mucronate, greenish yellow 6B/7A, spreading, plane, with margins incurling, with midrib showing, of heavy substance, overlapping half; the inner segments a little narrower, blunt; the inner whorls successively shorter and more inflexed towards the centre, concave or folded inwards from midrib; corona segments 30mm long, becoming shorter towards centre, interspersed among the inner perianth segments, strong orange N25C, sometimes with brilliant yellow 7A, crumpled and wavy. Early. Strongly scented.