In a message dated 11/19/2006 10:14:11 A.M. Central Standard Time,
<<The red colour of the seedling is what Radiant Bliss would look
if it wasn't a plicata.>>
In that case, I'm glad it's a plicata! Radiant Bliss has always
intrigued me when it blooms in the fall. The colors are so intense and the
golden wash on the fall is not visible from a distance, leaving the look of an
open pure white fall ringed in the reddish color.
Last fall, it was at the bottom of the garden, with multiple stalks.
I couldn't look in that direction without having to go for a closer look.
This was a cross I knew I had to make from the first time I saw HOT STREAK
in bloom. Love the things I got both ways. And I like most of
Although I'm happy with things that bloomed in the summer, this fall has
been a dismal failure with all the stalks being cut down with repeated