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Shan Hu Zhan {CORAL CUP}

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Cultivar
Shan Hu Zhan {CORAL CUP}
Originator
Yong Yang
Group
Herb. Hybrid
Date
2021
Country
China

Received June 11, 2021. Seedling number H2019003. Parentage unknown, records lost. First year bloomed 2019. First propagated 2019. Early season bloom period. SEMI-DOUBLE, coral pink (RHS:N57D), 1 bloom per stem, size 6 inches (15 cm). Fragrant. Guard petals rounded, cupped, slightly notched. The outer sides of petals are a radiant lighter pink, adding color dynamics to the flower. Pollen-bearing stamens, filaments yellow throughout. Average of 3 carpels (sometimes fewer), greenish yellow, very hairy. Stigmas pink, normal anatomy. Fertile both ways. Staminodal disc partial, a few projections, white. Early foliage emerges reddish-green, matures dark green with leaf veins noticeably sunken, adding texture to the leaf?s surface. Upright growth to 24 inches (60 cm). Named for the color of the delicate cup-shaped flowers. May be marketed under trade name CORAL CUP.

Reference: 2021-Pending