Wave blooming, cherry blossom petalled pin. White flowers with pale blue suffusion and pale blue reverse. Like many of the ‘blue’ cultivars, this tends to flower later in the season. We do not know the origins of this very pretty compact sakurasu cultivar, which we sourced in 2005.
Flat blooming, slender petalled thrum. White centred pink flowers. Petals slender to the centre, with rounded, bilobed edges. The name is taken from the Arima mountains, the site of a historic hot-spring resort near Kobe.
Flat blooming, notch petalled pin. Deep pink flowers with white suffused centre. Deep pink reverse. A very reliable cultivar, which was raised on our nursery in 2007 and named after one of Penny’s cats (which looked like the Felix cat).
Bright pink backed clear white thrum. Grasp-blooming, slender petals forming a loose cup. A floribund and reliable sakurasu cultivar. The name translates as “Silver Braid”. We are told that the phonetic spellings of Gin-pukurin and Ginfukurin probably translate from the same Japanese name. It is possible for two distinct cultivars to have the same name [...]