Pirongia Tulle
Classification:
2 Y-YYO[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
2007
Registered:
Yes, 2017
Special Class:
ADS Intermediates
Seedling Number:
07-084
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. 78mm wide; perianth segments 31mm long, ovate, blunt, brilliant greenish yellow 6A, spreading, plane or with margins incurved, smooth and of heavy substance, overlapping half; the inner segments narrower; corona 27mm long, funnel-shaped, angled, brilliant greenish yellow 6A with strong orange 24A at rim, mouth flared, ribbed and frilled, with rim dentate. 

 

Origin of Name

Part of the Miller’s “Pirongia Series”. Pirongia is the name of the nearest town where the Millers live. It is also the name of a nearby mountain.