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ochotensis 'Carmen Rose'

Medium sized, nodding, bell-shaped, purple to purplish-pink flowers with clear red-purple veins. The staminodes are creamy-white, tinged pink at the tips. Raised from seed of ochotensis sent from Kamchatka by Eric Hulten. In early catalogues it was distributed as platysepala var rosea.

Group: Atragene group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Apr May Jun Sep
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by: Magnus Johnson
Country of origin: Sweden
Date raised: 1950
Parentage: Selection from ochotensis
Other name(s): platysepala var rosea; 'Carmen Rose'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 10-12cm
Tepals: 4; 3.5-7cm long, 1.5-2.2cm wide, oblong-ovate, pointed, margins recurved

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Magnus Johnson