December 22, 2019. Seedling No. UHS 75. First year bloomed 2015, first year propagated 2016. Parentage not given. Midseason bloom. SINGLE. One bloom per stem, size 4 inches (10 cm), has fragrance. In color, purplish red with suggestions of violet in certain light. Petals rounded and cupped. Light green carpels, an average of two, very hairy. Stigmas pink, fertile. Pollen-bearing stamens, filaments pink at the base but quickly fading to pale yellow. Well-developed staminodal disc, bright pink. Upright growth habit, height 28-30 inches (71-76 cm), support not needed.
Roger F. Anderson / Swenson Gardens, Howard Lake, MN