*SAPPHIRE SKIES
 
 
 
*SAPPHIRE SKIES -- {(Richard Taylor x Carolyn Hendrix) [(Richard Taylor x Dance Balerina Dance) x Wrapped in Gold)]} [Romeo is Bleeding x (Midnight Magic x Ida’s Magic)] Sev., 5.5 - 6” fl., 23 - 25” sc., M. Sapphire Skies are very bright saturated red flowers, an almost electric lipstick color.  The flowers are a strong pure self, with a hint of a lighter watermark.  The wide petals are nicely ruffled.  Plants performs well from Florida to Canada.  The color screams at you from across the garden.