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Beauty of Prussia
Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Holmes, E, Mrs, (UK)
Year Introduced: 1966
Height 115cm
Spread 100cm


A sturdy bush, freely producing richly coloured double flowers.

Some sources say this is hardy, some say not. We'd be interested to hear of any specific experience of growing it as a hardy.

Tube: Scarlet, short, barrel shape.

Sepals: Scarlet, broad, 1/2 down, tips recurved.

Corolla: Scarlet lake, scarlet veins, 1/2 flared.

Foliage: Healthy looking, dark and glossy.

Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Double #
Upright Bush #
H4 (Min -10°C to -5°C) #