Skip's Choice

Skip's Choice

Skip's Choice

Year Registered 2013
ACS Registration Number 2875
Species reticulata
Variety Skip's Choice
Bloom Type semidouble form
Bloom Color Pale pink with bright yellow anthers and white filaments. The edges of the petals are darker pink.
Bloom Size medium sized 3.25" x 2"
Bloom Season Late
Growth Habit The plant habit is spreading and open.
Growth Rate The growth rate is average.
General Bloom It is a profuse bloomer, with long lasting flowers that have 10 petals and fall in one piece with consistent form and heavy petal texture.
Plant & Leaves The medium green leaves average 4" x 2" with medium serration. The plant is suitable for landscaping use.
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 10-year-old plant first bloomed in 2004
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Originated, registered and propagated by James and Elaine Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi.
Place of Origination Moss Point, Mississippi
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling of C. reticulata 'Phyllis Hunt'
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