‘Pillar Box’

NameSynonym ofRegister numberRegistrant
'Pillar Box'SRL-Rhi-XXXX-173

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Betty Winton/Des ElleryAustralia

Name yearTypeGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownred

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
buds are dark red. Flower is cinnabar red, funnel to star-shaped. The style is dark red with six long white stigma lobes. The filaments are yellowish orange with pale mauve-red tips.

ReferenceCommentsGrowerDistributor
Meier 1995: 21the ends of phylloclades have long brownish bristly hairs. This is a R. × graeseri type.

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