‘Red Spider’

NameSynonym ofRegister numberRegistrant
'Red Spider'SRL-Rhi-XXXX-201

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
William Morris/Edwin B. HorareAustralia

Name yearTypeGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
R. roseaR. × graeserired

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
flower is red violet with carmine-red tips. Inner tepals are extremely narrow and some are rounded like the filaments giving a spidery appearance. Outer tepals are more normal. The style is carmine-red with four white stigma lobes. Filaments are reddish-violet, distorted. Flower is similar in size to R. rosea.

ReferenceCommentsGrowerDistributor
Meier 1995: 22phylloclades are larger than R. rosea.

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