Magician
Classification:
2 W-R[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1979
Seedling Number:
JJ16/1
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
15 times as seed, 42 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 120 mm wide; perianth segments of good substance; cup is bowl-shaped, ribbed, red, paler at base, with mouth flared.

Origin of Name

Quote from 2003 Mitsch catalog: ‘While a magician may deceive the eye with his sleight-of-hand, the eye could scarcely be believed when it first focused on this flower.’