WGI Registry of
Nymphaea (Waterlily) Cultivars
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1) Cultivar Name:
Nymphaea ‘Craig’s Honour’
2) Hardy or tropical: Tropical 3) Day or night bloomer: Day
4) Originator: Charles Winch 5) Year of origin: 2000
Address: Removed to protect privacy
7) Nominant (Named by): Charles Winch
8) Address (if different from above):
10) Address (if different from above):
11) Applicant: Noelene Pullen
12) Address (if different from above):
13) Phone: 14) Fax: 15) Email: Removed to protect privacy
16) As far as you know, has this name been published in a dated publication together with a description?
17) If yes to 16, give details of the earliest publication (title, date, publisher, etc.):
18) Has this cultivar been granted Patent or Plant Breeders' Rights, or is it being sold under a trade designation other than the name used here? No
19) If yes to any of the above, please give details:
20) Has a Standard been deposited in a recognized herbarium? Yes
21) If yes, please give details (where, when deposited, etc.):
Royal Botanic Gardens
ABOUT THE PLANT
Parentage: Seed (maternal) parent: Unknown
Pollen (paternal) parent: Unknown
Please give following dimensions in centimeters
Diameter: 16 cm.
Sepal color, exterior: Green
Sepal color, interior: Very deep purple
Sepal number: 4
Petal color: Deep purple
Petal number: 40
Stamen: Filament color: Dark yellow
Anther color: Light yellow
Tip color: Deep purple
Pedicel (flower stalk) color: Bronze green
Pedicel pubescent (fuzzy)? No
Height above water: 21 cm.
Leaves: Shape: Ovate
Length x width: 46 x 43 cm.
Color, top: Green flecked lightly with purple
Color, underside: Purple with green veins
Petiole (leaf stem) color: Bronze
Petiole pubescent? No
Spread of plant (diameter): 330 cm.
What cultivar does this plant most closely resemble and how does it differ?
N. ‘Director George T. Moore’ but with more petals that are darker and narrower
Unusual characteristics or comments: Dark purple petals; centre of flower appears more square & cup-shaped