Dr. Jon Bailey

Dr. Jon Bailey

Dr. Jon Bailey

Year Registered 2017
ACS Registration Number 3047

This 34-year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling first bloomed in 1987. It was originated by Frank Pursel of Oakland, California and Hulyn Smith of Valdosta, Georgia and registered and propagated by Randolph Maphis of Tallahassee, Florida.

Bloom: The large sized 4.75" x 2" (treated 5.75"x 2.5") semi-double form flower is light pink. It has gold anthers and yellow filaments. This profuse bloomer falls in one piece and is long lasting with consistent form and heavy petal texture.

Plant: The plant habit is upright. The growth rate is vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.

Leaf: The medium green leaves average 4.75" x 2.5" with medium serration.

Bloom season: Midseason to late.