Scarlet Tanager
Classification:
2 Y-R[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1982
Registered:
Yes, 1992
Special Classes:
ADS Intemediates, New Zealand NDS Intemediates, The Daffodil Society Intemediates
Seedling Number:
REH7/3
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. 70 mm wide; perianth segments very broad, clear medium yellow, spreading, concave, smooth, overlapping half; the inner segments ovate or roundish, touching at shoulder; corona bowl-shaped, smooth or loosely ribbed, bright orange-red, with mouth straight and even, rim minutely notched. Sibling to ‘Red Sheen’.

Origin of Name

Part of the Mitsch/Havens “Bird Series.” Named after the bird, Scarlet Tanager.

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Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Elise Havens, Oregon, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Scarlet tanagerScarlet Tanager, 2 Y-R, Richard and Elise Havens, Oregon, USA, 1992, Oregon, USA 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
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