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Purple Flash

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Cultivar
Purple Flash
Originator
Anderson / Swenson
Group
Itoh
Date
2014

Parentage: from unspecified Roger Anderson seedlings. First bloomed 2002, first propagated 2004. SINGLE to SEMI-DOUBLE. Flower size to 7 inches (18 cm), 1 bloom per stem. No fragrance. Flowers open purple with darker reddish purple flares, then fade to creamy white with flares remaining unchanged. Guards ruffled, margins irregularly notched. Normally 6 carpels, creamy green, smooth, with light yellow stigmas washed with pink. Stamens, but without pollen, and no seeds. Upright growth to 30 inches (76 cm).

Reference: 2014-370:010