Received July 03, 2021. Seedling number L201805. Parentage unknown, records lost. First year bloomed 2018. First propagated 2019. Mid/Late season bloom period. Flowers are deep pink with purplish undertones (RHS:68A). SEMI-DOUBLE, 2 blooms per stem, size 5« inches (14 cm). Fragrant. Guard petals rounded, notched, average width 1« inches (4 cm). Inner petals grading smaller, ending with some narrow petaloids bordering the stamens. Pollen-bearing stamens, filaments pale yellow. Five to 6 carpels, yellowish-green, sparsely hairy. Stigmas creamy-yellow with normal anatomy. Fertile. Staminodal disc well-developed, yellow in color. Green broad-pointed foliage. Upright growth to 26 inches (65 cm), mechanical support not needed. The name “Jiang Nan Feng Yan” was inspired by the blushing pink flowers.
Jiang Nan Fen Yan
Xiao-hua Shi, Guang-ying Ma, and Jing-jian Zhu