Fragrant, large full double; young plants typically display as a semi-double flower; blossom opens blush pink, fading to white with age, yellow suffusion in collar, central petals edged red. Neatly tailored flower with a refined look. Good habit, vigorous, reliable and free flowering. Tall bush with heavy dark green foliage. Long stems, leaning with open flower, requires mechanical support when flowered and viewed in the landscape. An heirloom variety much adored for its ageless beauty.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Fragrant; Heirloom variety; general garden and landscape use; perennial border; deer resistant.
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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