Full double, large flower opens bright yellow with red flairs originating at the base of the petals. Well furnished with segments, nicely arranged making it an exceptionally tailored flower of pleasing shape and heavy substance. Occasional side buds extend the bloom. Satisfying plant habit, good vigor but very slow of increase, a dependable bloomer with ample color on a well-proportioned, medium height bush. Attractive foliage, lush dark green, remains healthy throughout the summer. Sturdy stems, may sag with rain in the opened flower, the presentation benefited by support. The plant requires time to form a large bush but eventually affords an outstanding display in the perennials border. Furnishes fine stems for the vase and is much admired for its beautifully shaped flowers.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
Best Landscaper®; rare variety; 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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