|ACS Registration Number||3160|
This 12-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Royal Velvet' first bloomed in 2012. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia.
Bloom: The medium to large sized 3.5" - 4" x 1.75" formal double form flower is red. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece.
Plant: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Leaf: The light green leaves have medium serration and average 3" x 1.5".
Bloom season: Midseason to late.