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'Red Star' (Watanabe)

Double, deep-red flowers. Red-purple anthers. Not to be confused with 'Red Star' (Nishibe).

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun | Jul Aug Sep Oct
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Takashi Watanabe
Country of origin: Japan
Date raised: 1995
Parentage: ‘Asao’ (s) × ‘Duchess of Edinburgh’
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 10-12cm