Full double, very large flower opens an apple blossom pink fading to blush pink in the sun. Petal base and inner segments retain color, with the center appearing a deeper pink. Broad petals build up high, tailored shape and excellent substance. It is a sumptuous, late season flowering sort adapt to cool, long spring. It does well in Northwest Missouri but is expected to be less reliable further south. Overall good plant habit, vigorous, good grower, with ample color on a spreading, medium to tall height bush. Deep green foliage remains attractive well into the summer. This bush benefits from mechanical support when flowering. Striking display in the landscape and makes fine stems for the vase.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Cut®; general garden and landscape use; perennial border; cut flower garden; 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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