Loch Hope
Classification:
2 Y-R[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Spring
Registered:
Yes, 1970
Seedling Number:
1-6-62
Chromosomes:
28
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
26 times as seed, 15 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 100 mm wide; perianth segments very broadly ovate, blunt, only very slightly mucronate, brilliant greenish yellow, spreading, with margins minutely incurled, overlapping half; the inner segments a little narrower, slightly inflexed; corona cylindrical, short, loosely ribbed, vivid orange, with mouth straight and frilled.

Origin of Name

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