Quail
Classification:
7 Y-Y[ Jonquilla ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1974
Seedling Number:
F72/1
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fls. 2-3 per stem, 60 mm wide, rich golden yellow; perianth segments broadly ovate, with prominent whitish mucro, spreading or slightly inflexed, plane, overlapping half; corona funnel-shaped, loosely ribbed, a little darker in tone than the perianth, mouth straight or a little flared, split in places and overlapping, wavy. Scented

Origin of Name

Part of Grant Mitsch’s “Bird Series”. Named after the bird, Quail, which can be found in his home state of Oregon.

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QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Marguerite Donkin, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Marguerite Donkin, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Fentongollan Farms, England
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, New Zealand
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Quality Daffodils, England
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: John E. Colley, England
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Ben Blake, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Ben Blake, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Steve Taylor, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, United States, 1974, United States 
Photo: Ben Blake, USA
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