Seedling number 9-27-2-16-87. Parentage not given. First bloomed 2012, first propagated 2014. Early blooming SEMI-DOUBLE salmon pink flowers present blends of corals and peach on ruffled, frilled petals. Dark pink present on inner sides of guard petals. Flowers are 16cm (6.3”) in diameter, outward facing, and average one per stem. Rose-type buds are 4-5cm (1.2-1.6”). Flower heads are somewhat flattened and open like an English tea rose. Four very hairy, green carpels with dark pink stigmas are present. Has pollen, and produces seeds. Plants reach 70cm (27.5”) at maturity, and carry broadly pointed, green foliage with undertones of purple. Growth habit is upright, vigorous, and does not require mechanical support. Possesses good potential for cut flowers, and is a lovely garden plant. Sentiments from the Registrant: “Named for my sweet mum, an inspiration to us all”.
Joshua Scholten, Peony Shop Holland