Sam Wellborn

Sam Wellborn

Sam Wellborn

Year Registered 2018
ACS Registration Number 3087

This 10-year-old C. reticulata hybrid chance seedling of 'Frank Houser' first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by James Smelley of Moss Point, Mississippi.
 
Bloom: The very large sized 5" x 1.5" semi-double to rose form double form flower is pink. It has gold anthers and white filaments. This profuse bloomer falls in one piece, is long lasting, with heavy petal texture, and consistent form.

Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is vigorous. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses.
 
Leaf: The medium green leaves average 3.75" x 1.75" with medium serration.

Bloom Season: Early to late