‘Rubrum Type 1’

NameSynonym ofRegister numberRegistrant
'Rubrum Type 1'SRL-Sch-XXXX-1124
HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Wilbraham BuckleyEngland
Name yearTypeGrowth habitSeedling/Sport
Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknowncarmine-red
Color temperature sensitiveFlower formFlower lengthFlower widthDistributor
Petal formRecurvedStamen colorStyle color
Fruit colorFruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades length
large regular flowers reported as rose bengal RHS 57B. flowers are said to be twice the size of S. russelliana and of a bright rosy red, tube pink, petals deep red, large and fine.
Phylloclades widthPhylloclades formReferenceComments
McM&H 1995: 95this is the third of Wilbraham Buckley's initial hybrids (c. 1850). Originally known and marketed as "Rollissonii". Rare, but still available in some collections.
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