Dark Red. Japanese. Parentage not listed. This strain was first started about 1955. Similar to MIKADO but darker red with darker red center, medium sized, mid-season. Waved petals of dark rose red, center broad and flat. Thick staminodes, stained dark rose red, tipped light yellow. Plant medium height, (Waist high) erect stems, close set foliage. Flower, slight pungent odor.
Robert S. Crawford
Crawford, R.S. / Crawford, W.A.