Loch Assynt
Classification:
3 W-YYO[ Small-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Tall - greater than 67.5 cm (26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1963
Special Class:
ADS Classics
Seedling Number:
3-44-61
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
7 times as seed, 3 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 87 mm wide; perianth segments very broad, rounded at apex, spreading, a little concave, smooth, with broad midrib showing, overlapping half; the inner segments a little narrower, more nearly ovate, very slightly inflexed; corona shallow, closely ribbed, yellow, with orange at rim and with a paler tone at margin at maturity, mouth widely expanded and tightly frilled.

Origin of Name

Part of Lea’s “Favorite Fishing Sites Series”. Named after one of John Lea’s favorite fishing sites in Scotland.