Heritage

I am now on my third plant obtained under the name ‘Heritage’.  The first proved incorrect; the second was virused.  Hopefully the third time is the charm.

Cultivar: Heritage
Year: 1950
Seedling No: 15175. Pages 22r & 53r of Saunders’ Notebook I
Parentage: 7A: peregrina lobata 5267 X lactiflora
Flower: Color: red, not shining
Form: semi-double to double
Blooms: Week 4 
Carpels: 4-6, green, woolly (Wister “lemon pistils have lemon tops”)
Stigmas: pale pink (agrees with Silvia Saunders’ notebook)
Disc: white
Stamens: filaments pale yellow
Plant: Habit: uptight on young plant
Foliage color: medium green
Foliage form: wide leaflets, lobed
Height: 24″ in 2021 (2nd year plant)
Recommendation: Can’t say yet
Availability: Few specialty nurseries