Seedling No. UHS 46. First year bloomed 2015, first year propagated 2016. Parentage not given. Early season bloom. SEMI-DOUBLE. One bloom per stem, size 5½-6 inches (14-15 cm). Petals pink, fading to ivory at the outer edges. Three rows of rounded guard petals, inner petals smaller, ruffled. Two carpels on average, light green, very hairy. Stigmas pink, normal anatomy, fertile. Pollen-bearing stamens at the center with petalodes interspersed. Filaments yellow. Staminodal disc obscure. Strong fragrance. Early foliage emerges green. Upright growth habit, height 30-32 inches (76-81 cm), support not needed.
Anderson / Swenson Gardens