Some favourites

P. anethifolium x P. fulgidum

Hybridizer; Mike Brown, Australia.


‘Ardens’

‘Ardens’ is an old cultivar, a cross between P. fulgidum and P. lobatum, introduced in 1817. It was hybridized by Lee, Hammersmith UK, 1810.


‘Edmond’

My own cultivar – a seedling of P. gibbosum ‘Maroon’, 2011.


‘Inigo’

My own hybrid from 2016 – ‘Flora Midnight’ x ‘Lara Oracle’.


‘Laurenceanum’

Another old hybrid of P. fulgidum x P. lobatum, or more probably ‘Ardens’ x P. lobatum from ca. 1827.


P. ovale x P. tricolor

A hybrid that originates from seeds from South Africa, around 2006.


‘Schottii’

The third old hybrid of P. fulgidum and P. lobatum – before 1869.

Shannon

‘Shannon’ is an hybrid from Jay Kapac, California. It has thin stems and trailing habit, and produces lots of flowers during the season.

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Shannon Shannon

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Sidolicious Maroon

P. sidoides x Deerwood Lavender Lad.
Pollination in 2010 and seedling raised in 2011 by Edgar.
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Sidolicious Maroon

This hybrid has inherited some of the scent from P. sidoides’ flower, and some of the scent from Deerwood Lavender Lad’s leaves.

From the pollination I got two plants, and they are slightly different in colour and shape of the petals. Sidolicious Maroon left and Sidolicious Purple right:
Sidolicious Maroon + Purple
Photo © Edgar

Sidolicious Purple

P. sidoides x Deerwood Lavender Lad.
Pollination in 2010 and seedling raised in 2011 by Edgar.
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Sidolicious Purple

Sidolicious

This hybrid has inherited some of the scent from P. sidoides’ flower, and some of the scent from Deerwood Lavender Lad’s leaves. (None of the scents as strong as they appear on the parentage).

From the pollination I got two plants, and they are slightly different in colour and shape of the petals. Sidolicious Maroon left and Sidolicious Purple right:
Sidolicious Maroon + Purple
Photo © Edgar