Seedling No. UHS 41. First year bloomed 2015, first year propagated 2016. Parentage not given. Early Midseason bloom. SEMI-DOUBLE. One bloom per stem, size 4-4½ inches (10-11 cm). Yellow. Subtle hints of light pink flares extending 20% of petals’ length. Guard petals, rounded, shallowly notched, slightly ruffled. Inner petals notched and ruffled. Three carpels on average, light green, very hairy. Stigmas pink, normal anatomy, fertility determined. A center of pollen-bearing stamens, filaments pink at the base, yellow towards the tips. Staminodes also present, yellow with occasional pink streaks. Staminodal disc consists of a few pink projections. Fragrance. Early foliage emerges green. Upright growth habit, height 28 inches (71 cm), support not needed.
Anderson / Swenson Gardens