Received: December 22, 2019. Seedling No. UHS 8. First year bloomed 2015, first year propagated 2016. Parentage not given. Midseason bloom. DOUBLE. One bloom per stem, yellow, size 5 inches (13 cm), fragrant. Guard petals rounded, cupped. Petals diminish in size as they approach the center of the flower. A few stamens have not transformed, and these offer pollen. Filaments cream colored. Carpels vestigial or absent. No seeds. Staminodal disc obscure or absent. Foliage emerges green, broad pointed at maturity, edges somewhat ruffled. Stems purplish. Upright growth habit, height 24 inches (61 cm), support not needed.
Roger F. Anderson / Swenson Gardens, Howard Lake, MN