Seedling # none. Garden name has always been the same. Itoh hybrid, semi-double. Parentage Mutation or sport of YELLOW EMPEROR. First year bloomed, first observed 1977. Semi double white with light purple flares by cream stamen ring. Light grey carpels tipped cream with cream sheath. Plant habit same as YELLOW EMPEROR, 30″ high, strong stems, blooms early lactiflora season.