Best Landscaper® 'Buckeye Belle'
Originator: (Mains, 1956)
Group: Herbaceous Hybrid
Bloom period: Early Midseason
Bloom week: 3 & 4
Flower form: Semi-double
USDA zone: 3 to 7
Item number: 2346
Semi-double; beautifully formed, medium sized bowl of blackish, deep red outer petals cradle a center made up of smaller petals and stamen filaments the same color, accented by bright yellow anthers. Flowers displayed close to the bush, the form holds best with shelter from wind and strong sunlight. Good bush habit. This is one of the most attractive flowers of this coloration for exhibition or for flowering in the viewed landscape.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Landscaper®; Gold Medal 2010; Award of Landscape Merit 2009; perennial border; exhibition.