Omega Red

Omega Red

Omega Red

ACS Registration Number 2714
Year Registered 2008
Species japonica
Variety Omega Red
Bloom Color light red with darker undertones with yellow anthers and pink filaments
Bloom Size large
Bloom Season midseason
Growth Habit upright growth
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Jerry Hogsette
Year Originated first bloomed 1994; registered 2008; Registration No. 2714
Place of Origination Gainesville, Florida
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent sport C. japonica 'Omega'
Hardiness Zone
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This C. japonica sport of 'Omega' was first observed and propagated in 1994.
General Bloom The 5 x 2.5-3" light red with darker undertones, flower has yellow anthers, pink filaments 17 petals and 3-8 petaloids. The bloom is long lasting with consistent form and heavy petal texture.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright with vigorous growth rate and is suitable for the landscape. Dark green leaves are 4 x 1.25 inches.