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Parentage: Lactiflora Gp ‘Zi Feng Yu’ x unknown by open pollination. First bloomed 2003. Early midseason flowering. DOUBLE flower form, 2–4 flowers per stem. Guard petals are pink with a suggestion of lilac, a color described by the originators as “powder blue”. The flower is 12.1 cm (4¾ inches)...
Single Itoh hybrid. Parentage (probable) Lactiflora seedling, L5, single purplish-red seedling of Harriet Olney x Chinese Dragon. Bloomed about 1976. Dusty rose, single with darker flares, silvery picotee, especially as flower ages; 5-6 gray-green carpels
Festiva Maxima x (Ruth Clay x Harry L. Burden) Rose pink double bomb, early. Five buds per stem. First bloomed 1972. 28″ height. Has seeds, good substance. Guards petals fold back with age to form a loose collar around the feathery center. Named for origi