Tweety Bird
Classification:
6 Y-Y[ Cyclamineus ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, 2008
Registrant:
A.P. Steege
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. star-shaped, 70 mm wide, facing up; perianth segments 38 mm long, very narrowly ovate in outline, acute at apex, mucronate, brilliant greenish yellow, reflexed, twisted, smooth and of membranaceous substance, overlapping at base only; the inner segments only slightly narrower; corona 40 mm long, cylindrical, smooth, vivid yellow, mouth widely flared, regularly ribbed, wavy, with rim notched and crenate.  Sweetly scented.

Origin of Name

Named for a cartoon character, a tiny little yellow bird who always outsmarted Sylvester the cat.

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Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Bradley McCarson, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Bradley McCarson, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Bradley McCarson, USA
Tweety BirdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., USA
Tweety birdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, USA
Tweety birdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ian Scroggy, Northern Ireland
Tweety birdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: John E. Colley, England
Tweety birdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Hein Meeuwissen, the Netherlands
Tweety birdTweety Bird, 6 Y-Y, Karel J. van der Veek, the Netherlands, 2008, the Netherlands 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, New Zealand
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