|ACS Registration Number||3139|
This 10-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Royal Velvet' first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia.
Bloom: The small sized 2.75" x 1.5" formal double form flower is dark red. This profuse bloomer is long lasting with heavy petal texture, consistent form and falls in one piece.
Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
Leaf: The dark green leaves average 3” x 1.125” with low serration.
Bloom season: Midseason to late.