Rosslare
Classification:
2 Y-YOO[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Tall - greater than 67.5 cm (26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1924
Registered:
Yes, 1929
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Seedling Number:
167/H/24
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
7 times as seed, 12 times as pollen
Comments

Flower rounded; perianth segments very broadly ovate, spreading, clear primrose yellow, broadly creased at midrib and margins, overlapping half or more; corona bowl-shaped, rich reddish orange, with golden yellow at base, mouth expanded and a little frilled, rim more or less obscurely notched.

‘Rosslare’ was bred by Ian Brodie, 24th Laird of Brodie, at the Brodie Castle near Forres Scotland in the 1920s and 30s.