Gordon E. Simonson
Gordon E. Simonson. Anderson. 2010. (unnamed Lactiflora seedling x unnamed lutea hybrid seedling). First bloomed 2000, first propagated 2005. Semi-double to double. Pink flowers with a lavender cast at center encircling a golden ring of stamens. No pollen. Average of five carpels. Carpels are smooth, stigmas and sheath are red. Foliage is of a dark green color on plant of 24-26 inches. No fragrance. Named for one of Roger Anderson’s garden friends, who was 104 years of age in 2010. Ships in late September to mid October.