Salome
Classification:
2 W-PPY[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1958
Awards:
This plant earned the Award of Garden Merit (AGM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for garden decoration or use (whether for open garden or under glass). The award is only given following a period of assessment. Assessment can take place in one or more of the following ways: 1) Trials at one of the Society’s Gardens or at some other venue; 2) Visits to specialist collections; 3) Round-table discussions drawing on the collective expertise and experience of Committee members, with the opportunity to call on further specialists when necessary.

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 2001.
AGM
2001; This plant was given the John and Gertrude Wister Award for outstanding garden merit.

Awarded by the American Daffodil Society in 1995.
Wister
1995; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1985.
*AM(p)
1985; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for garden decoration

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1971.
*AM(g)
1971; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition.

Awarded by the Dutch "Koninklijke Algemeene Vereeniging voor Bloembollencultuur" (KAVB), or in English, the "Royal General Bulbgrowers' Association" from Haarlem, the Netherlands, in 1962.
AM Haarlem
1962;
Special Class:
ADS Classics
Chromosomes:
28
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
18 times as seed, 8 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 90 mm wide; perianth segments very broadly ovate, slightly mucronate, spreading, with margins a little incurling, smooth, overlapping half; the inner segments only slightly narrower, rounded at apex and square-shouldered at base, a little inflexed and concave; corona funnel-shaped, only slightly expanding, opening yellow, becoming orange-pink shading near base, with brilliant yellow at rim, lightly frilled.

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Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
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Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
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Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
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Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
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Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
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Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England, UK
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Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
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Photo: Henry Shejbal, Roma, Italy
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Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
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Photo: Henry Shejbal, Roma, Italy
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Photo: Henry Shejbal, Roma, Italy
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Photo: Margaret Macneale, Minnesota, USA
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Photo: Coleen Toone, Utah, USA
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Photo: David Liedlich, Connecticut, USA
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Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
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Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland, UK
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Photo: Carlos van der Veek, North Holland, the Netherlands
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Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
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Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
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Photo: Bob Isaak, Virginia, USA
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Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
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Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
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Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
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Photo: Ian Tyler, England, UK
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Photo: Tony James, England, UK
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