Minnie Hume
Classification:
3 W-W[ Small-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1869
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
48 times as seed, 6 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. white; perianth segments ovate, blunt, prominently mucronate, spreading, with midrib showing, overlapping at base only; the inner segments only very slightly mucronate, with margins wavy; corona short funnel-shaped, ribbed, opening lemon yellow, becoming white, with mouth straight and frilled. Resembles ‘Queen of England’. ‘Minnie Hume’ absorbed ‘Queen of England’.

Synonyms:

'Vincenti Minnie Hume'

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Minnie HumeMinnie Hume, 3 W-W, William Backhouse, England, 1869, England 
Historic Image: Charles Thonger, England
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