Fred Mayo

Fred Mayo

Fred Mayo

ACS Registration Number 2703
Year Registered 2007
Species japonica
Variety Fred Mayo
Bloom Color bright red
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season mid-season to late
Growth Habit dense, upright growth; very suitable for hedging
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Fred Mayo; propagated by Leighton McKeithen of Fayetteville, North Carolina
Year Originated first bloomed in 1995
Place of Origination Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA
Seed Parent chance seedling
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This C. japonica seedling first bloomed in 1995.
General Bloom The 4" bright red formal double with rosebud center does not show any stamens. The flower is a profuse bloomer, long lasting and has consistent form. It is suitable for landscape and exhibition and makes a beautiful red hedge for gardens as well as a specimen plant in gardens.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright and dense with vigorous growth rate.