White Nile
Classification:
2 W-W[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1916
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Seedling Number:
86/11
Chromosomes:
29
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
2 times as seed, 2 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. 100 mm wide; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, only very slightly mucronate, spreading or a little inflexed, concave near apex, overlapping half; the inner segments only a little narrower, more strongly inflexed, somewhat creased, with margins wavy and sometimes nicked; corona cylindrical, smooth, opening yellow, becoming yellowish white, with a darker tone at rim, mouth flared and frilled, rim notched and crenate, with margins flanged.