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Heavenly Red

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Cultivar
Heavenly Red
Originator
Anderson, R.F. / Swenson Gardens
Group
Herb. Hybrid
Date
2018

Seedling No. RAHS 25. Parentage unknown. First year bloomed 2013, first propagated 2013. Early/midseason bloom period. SEMI-DOUBLE to DOUBLE, one flower per stem, 6-7 inches (15-18 cm). Burgundy red. Petals rounded, cupped, notched. Pollen-bearing stamens embedded. Staminodes also present, burgundy red with cream stripe along one edge. Two carpels on average, pale green in color, very hairy. Stigmas pink, may be feathered, but forms seeds. Fragrance. Early foliage burgundy to green. Broad pointed foliage, upright growth habit, average height 32 inches (81 cm).

Reference: 2018-386:09