Mary Elizabeth Dowden

Mary Elizabeth Dowden

Mary Elizabeth Dowden

ACS Registration Number 2668
Year Registered 2005
Species reticulata
Variety Mary Elizabeth Dowden
Bloom Color pink
Bloom Size medium
Bloom Season midseason
Growth Habit spreading and open growth
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Robert A. Stroud and Charles C. Bush
Year Originated first bloomed 2000
Place of Origination Slidell, Louisiana
Pollen Parent
Seed Parent chance seedling
Hardiness Zone
Age/First Bloom/Introduced 12 year old chance seedling
General Bloom 4" bloom is heavily veined, has a silver sheen and gold anthers with white filaments and has a unique color. The blooms show heavy petal texture and fall in one piece
Plant & Leaves Dark green leaves are 6 x 3.5 inches