Photo Submitted by: M Sequeira
Illini Belle is a beautiful ruby red, semi double that blooms early and is a cross between P.lactiflora x P. officinalis. It has symmetrical glossy blooms, with purple stamen filaments and pale green carpels with pink stigmata. This variety needs staking when mature. Grows to 32". Hybridizer is Glasscock 1941.
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