Fragrant, full double; large, flower opens yellow, fades to pale lemon in the sun. Yellow base color veiled by faint blush pink, shades most pronounced on the outer petals. Generously furnished with petals, the flower is of exceptional substance and refined shape. Side buds extend the bloom season. Good plant habit, very vigorous, free flowering, grows into a substantial, tall bush. Thick, straight stems leaning with open flower, requires mechanical support when flowering in the landscape. Cut stems retain their quality in storage, excellent vase life. This variety promises outstanding cut flower qualities.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Fragrant®; Best Cut®; APS Seedling Certificate of Merit 2014; general garden and landscape use; perennial border, cut flower garden; deer resistant; cutter in commercial use.
Basic Growing Requirements
Full Sun. Water as needed, sensitive to overwatering and waterlog conditions. Soil pH 6.5-7. Fertile, well-draining soil.
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