Early to late bloom. Standards royal purple (834/3); falls royal purple (834/1), reddish brown hafts; mustard beard tipped blue. Seedling# 64-103-16: ((Aphylla dark violet van Nes x ‘Black Swan’) x ( ‘Tistops’ x ‘Allegiance’)) X ‘Wild Violet. Eden Road 1978.
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