Ornatus
Classification:
9 W-YYR[ Poeticus ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1870
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
14
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
24 times as seed, 17 times as pollen
Comments

Selection from France, introduced c.1870 by James Walker; Fl. 64 mm wide; perianth segments broadly obviate, blunt, fairly prominently mucronate, pure white, spreading, with margins wavy, separated at base, overlapping at shoulder; inner segments with margins strongly recurved at base as if spathulate; cup disc-shaped, ribbed, brilliant greenish yellow, with green shades at base and a narrow red band at rim.

Origin of Name

Mistakenly named ‘The Flat Crowned Saffron Rim’.

Synonyms:

'Poeticus 'Ornatus''