Wednesday, June 17, 2009
Miss Eckhardt (Roelof-Arendsveen van der Meer, 1928)Semi Double to Double, Pink, 36", Mid
Fluffy magenta pink blooms that remind us of candy floss, have streaks of magenta on the petals. The colour fades on the outermost petals, leaving a deeper pink heart. The buds are Roseine purple (68A) fading to 68B with paler edges. Golden yellow stamens, some developed into pink staminodes. The carpels are pale green with
magenta stigmata. Free flowering, musk fragrance.