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, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Fentongollan Farms, England, UK
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, New York, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, South Island, New Zealand
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Quality Daffodils, England, UK
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: John E. Colley, England, UK
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Ben Blake, California, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Ben Blake, California, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, Utah, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Steve Taylor, Mississippi, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
QuailQuail, 7 Y-Y, Grant E. Mitsch, Oregon, USA, 1974, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Ben Blake, California, USA
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