Full double, very large fragrant flower opens tawny blush, passing to a soft off-white. Massive flowers with moderate increase make this an ideal specimen planting. Dark green foliage on medium height bush. This bush has strong stems and massive flowers and may benefit from mechanical support for best results. Furnishes fine stems for the vase and bestows beauty in both the cut flower garden and sunny border.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Cut®; APS Gold Medal, 1987; APS Best in Show, 2019; The Myron D. Bigger Plaque-Minneapolis, 1962. fragrant; general garden and landscape use; perennial border; exhibition variety; 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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