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Rose Fantasy

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Cultivar
Rose Fantasy
Originator
Seidl
Group
Itoh
Date
1989

Single Itoh hybrid. Parentage (probable) Lactiflora seedling, L5, single purplish-red seedling of Harriet Olney x Chinese Dragon. Bloomed about 1976. Dusty rose, single with darker flares, silvery picotee, especially as flower ages; 5-6 gray-green carpels enclosed by creamy-white sheath and topped by large, rose red stigmas. Some flowers incomplete with narrowing petals and fringed edges. Infertile, no pollen 30-36″. Weak stems make this a good arranger, cut flower, poor garden subject. Healthy foliage. Won CM at National Exhibition, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1977. Seedling # HT-1

Reference: 1989-270:26