Hybrid Tea

Tropicana carries a terrific reputation that still flourishes worldwide. Large shapely blossoms ­illuminate the garden with warm colors and fruity fragrance. Big pointed buds are borne on long stems clothed with glossy green foliage. Best performance east of the Rockies.

Class: Hybrid Tea
Plant Habit: Medium-tall
Growth Habit: Spreading
Plant Height: 42" to 6'
Plant Width: 42" to 6'
Foliage Color: Glossy green
Flower Color: Clear coral-orange?
Flower Size: Large
Flower Form: Fully double
Petal Count: 30 to 35
Parentage: Not released
Hybridizer: Mathias Tantau
Intro Year: 1963
Introduced By: Jackson & Perkins
AARS Winner: AARS—1963