Received: December 22, 2019. Seedling No. UHS 27. First year bloomed 2015, first year propagated 2016. Parentage not given. Midseason bloom. SEMI-DOUBLE to DOUBLE. One bloom per stem, pale yellow, size 3½-4 inches (9-10 cm), fragrant. Guard petals generally rounded, inner petals grade smaller towards the center. Inner petals ruffled. Average of two carpels, cream colored, very hairy. Stigmas pink with normal anatomy. Pollen-bearing stamens, filaments yellow throughout. Some stamens transformed, and these are pale yellow. Fertile. Staminodal disc obscure. Foliage emerges green, broad pointed at maturity. Upright growth habit, height 22-24 inches (56-61 cm), support not needed.
Roger F. Anderson / Swenson Gardens, Howard Lake, MN