Best Fragrant® 'Edulis Superba'
Originator: (Lemon, 1824)
Bloom period: Midseason
Bloom week: 4
Flower form: Double
USDS zone: 2 to 8
Item number: 2301
Double; large flower, opens a lively old rose pink; very fragrant. Free flowering, vigorous, long grown for commercial cutting on account of its dependability and earliness among the then available doubled forms. Medium tall, stems somewhat spreading. Display best with support in the viewed landscape. One of the oldest commercial cultivars in Western nation’s commerce.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Cut®; Best Fragrant®; Historic Variety; general garden and landscape use; perennial border; cut flower garden; commercial cutter.