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Small to medium, dark red flowers. Greenish-white anthers on filaments that open yellow-green but mature to white. Fruit heads persistent.

Group: Viticella group
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Ton Hannink
Country of origin: Holland
Date raised: r2003 n2010
Parentage: viticella (s) x Westerplatte
Other name(s): BURNING LOVE; MAGICAL VELVET; Mis-spelling: 'Vitwester'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 7-10cm
Tepals: 4-6; 4-5cm long, 3-4cm wide, blunt, margins sometimes touching and sometimes overlapping towards base