Syracuse
Classification:
3 W-WWY[ Small-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 1958
Special Class:
ADS Classics
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
10 times as seed, 5 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 108 mm wide; perianth segments broadly ovate, somewhat truncate, slightly mucronate, spreading, a little creased, overlapping half; the inner segments more narrowly ovate, shouldered at base, slightly inflexed, with margins wavy; corona bowl-shaped, small, ribbed, pale cream, with a deeper tone at mouth and touches of pale greenish yellow at rim, frilled. Resembles a large ‘Altyre’.