Another new Crinum hybrid

Jay Yourch
Sun, 14 Jul 2013 07:52:16 PDT
This bulb's debut is significantly less exciting than the Crinum 'Lady
Chameleon'  × C. 'Mrs. James Hendry' I announced on Friday.  This bulb's
seed parent is C. amoenum and its pollen parent is C. 'Super Ellen'.  I was
pleased to see the highly colored buds, but upon opening it revealed narrow
petals and a trumpet shape, which is not an attractive combination.  It may
improve some as it matures, but so far it's the least attractive of the
three sisters.…


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