Species — P. albiflora. Originated by Parmentier, 1850. Donated by Perennial Gardens. DESCRIPTION OF BLOOM — Type of bloom semi-double. Form of bloom flat, loose. Not differentiated. Not entirely transformed. Color (total effect) 5 (168) dark crimson; guards streaked light; collar same color as guards; center clear. Carpels pale yellow, pink stigmas, smooth. Fragrance unpleasant XX. Blooming time mid-season. Large size. DESCRIPTION OF PLANT — Habit of plant erect, tall, medium compact. Growth strong and healthy. Stem long, strong, reddish green. Blooming habit free. Buds borne in clusters, healthy. Foliage medium furnished, dark green, fine; veins green. COMMERCIAL VALUE — For cut bloom poor; landscape value medium. Variety as a whole medium.