A large-flowered variety, widely grown for cut flowers. Brilliant orange accented with a red halo-like ring surrounding a yellow throat.
The name comes from the Greek language and means "saffron smell," which reportedly can be detected when dried flowers are submerged in water. Brilliantly colored blooms, deep green leaves, blooming in July-August. Wiry stems make it ideal for cut flowers.
Height: 24 - 36"
Spread: 12 - 24"
Spacing: 6 - 8"
Exposure: Full Sun (6+ Hours) or Part Sun (4 to 6 Hours)
Blooms: Mid Summer into Fall