Dendranthema x grandiflorum ‘Quilled Salmon’

A cultivar of Dendranthema x grandiflorum Kitam. Tassel flowered chrysanthemum.  ‘This is late flowering, slender, and graceful plant, with large tassel-like, and half-expanded drooping quilled salmon-coloured flowers, and is very uncommon.’  [FC p.73/1833].

Horticultural & Botanical History

For general information on the botanical and horticultural history of the Florists’ chrysanthemum see Dendranthema x grandiflorum Kitam.

History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1845, 1850 and 1857 catalogues [H.69/1845].


Published Apr 14, 2009 - 05:23 PM | Last updated Aug 28, 2011 - 04:46 PM

More details about Dendranthema x grandiflorum ‘Quilled Salmon’
Family Asteraceae
Region of origin

East Asia originally but certainly of garden origin in both China and Japan

  • ‘Tasselled Salmon’


Common Name

Florists’ chrysanthemum

Name in the Camden Park Record

Chrysanthemum sinense Quilled salmon

Confidence level high