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Spinning Wheel

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Cultivar
Spinning Wheel
Originator
Babcock, G.B.
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1929
Country
United States

(Babcock) Japanese type flower form. Small, dark Tyrian pink, mid season. Staminodes oblanceolate, pink on the upper surface, orange-colored toward the base, no pollen. Carpels smooth, with cream-colored tips; disk conspicuous, serrate, white. Plant small, compact; flowers held well above the foliage.

Reference: 1938-W&D:145