Rock Island Line

Item# : 3356
ROCK ISLAND LINE (Barnes, C&M 2016)  Height 40"; blooms midseason; 7" flowers; dormant; tetraploid.
((Lusty Lealand x Chelsea Bridge) x (seedling x Hot Town)) X Coleman Hawkins

ROCK ISLAND LINE  is rusty orange with a darker orange band. The large petals of this unusual form fold back as the sepals gently recurve. The wide, flat form opens to reveal an extended gold throat on both petals and sepals.        

                                          "You gotta ride it
                                          Like you find it
                                          Get your ticket at the station  
                                          On the Rock Island Line"