One of perhaps four lactifloras introduced by Saunders before he began crossing different species. The flower is charming. Foliage is very colorful and attractive in fall.
An error in an APS publication has led one nursery to offer this under the name ‘Solot White’.
|Seedling No:||3494. (Referenced on Page 49 of Saunders’ Notebook as parent in a cross.)|
|Form:||Japanese flower form|
|Carpels:||greenish yellow (lemon)|
|Stigmas:||pale yellow, almost white|
|Stamens:||lemon yellow filaments, petaloids among the satamens|
|Foliage color:||medium green, good fall foliage color|
|Foliage form:||narrow, not lobed|
|Availability:||Few specialty nurseries|