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Santa Cruz
Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Tiret, Horace, (US)
Year Introduced: 1947
Height 90cm
Spread 80cm


Beautifully bold coloured semi double to double flowers that hold their colour well. If you could bear to, it makes a good cut flower. Easy to grow, an old favourite.

Tube: Rose red.

Sepals: Rose red, darker tip, held horizontal with strong recurve.

Corolla: Opens and matures rose red at base then violet purple, 1/2 flared.

Parentage: Unknown.

NKvF 2828

Flower Size
Large (4.5 - 6cm) #
Flower Type
Semi Double #
Double #
Bush #
H3 (Min 1°C to -5°C) #