Mrs. Ernst H. Krelage
Classification:
1 W-W[ Trumpet Long-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Hybridizer:
E.H. Krelage and Son, the Netherlands
Registered:
Yes, before 1912
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
28
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
10 times as seed, 10 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 102 mm wide, creamy white, of great substance; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, inflexed, plane or a little concave, sometimes with raised midrib, with margins minutely incurling at apex, overlapping one-third; the inner segments more narrowly ovate, a little twisted, with margins sometimes nicked; corona cylindrical, smooth, opening creamy yellow, mouth 6-lobed and lightly frilled, rim crenate and widely rolled.

Origin of Name

Was named in honor of the wife of a premiere bulb grower in the Netherlands.

Synonyms:

'Mrs. E.H. Krelage'