Lady Diana
Classification:
2 W-W[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Raiser:
Registered:
No, introduced 1988
Used as parent:
2 times as seed, 9 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. forming a double triangle; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, only slightly mucronate, spreading, plane, with midrib showing, overlapping half; the inner segments more narrowly ovate, somewhat inflexed, with margins a little wavy; corona funnel-shaped, lightly ribbed, mouth straight, more or less even, with rim very slightly flanged and minutely crenate. According to the hybridizer, for seven years it failed to flower and he was prepared to discard all bulbs! Three years later, its large blooms stood out in his mother’s garden and at shows was among champions blooms.

Origin of Name

Named after Diana, Princess of Wales (née Spencer).

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Lady DianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Graeme Davis, New South Wales, Australia
Lady DianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Andrew Carrington, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Craig Broadfield, Tasmania, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Lawrence Trevanion, ACT, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Brenda Lyon, New South Wales, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Graeme Davis, New South Wales, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Graeme Davis, New South Wales, Australia
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Gordon Coombes, South Island, New Zealand
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Tony James, England, UK
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Tony James, England, UK
Lady dianaLady Diana, 2 W-W, Broadfield Daffodils, Tasmania, Australia, 1988, Tasmania, Australia 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
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