Friday, July 03, 2009
Bright Knight,(Glasscock, 1939) Herbaceous Hybrid, Single, 38", extra early, red
Parentage: Lactiflora x officinalis Otto Froebel
Large blood red flowers, tinted with magenta, fading eventually to crimson red. Narrow petals have a white stripe at base edged or suffused with violet. Carpels light green with coral pink stigmata. Anthers are yellow, filaments white, tinted pink at base, yellow at top. Disc very pale pink. Strong stems. Formerly BLACK KNIGHT
Coral n Gold, (Cousins/Klehm 1981), Herbaceous Hybrid, Single, 36", Early, Coral
Excellent coral single. Large, cupped coral petals surround a golden yellow center. From the "Innerglow" hybrid line.
Chameleon, (Krekler/Klehm), Herbaceous Hybrid, Single, 15", Early, Red
Single lavender pink blooms on compact bushes with gray green foliage. This one is especially suited to rock gardens.