Scarlet Meidiland
Scarlet Meidiland®
(cv. MEIkrotal)
The most vigorous of the Meidiland family, Scarlet can spread 6 feet or more with a height of 3 to 4 feet. Once again, this red cousin possesses glossy disease-resistant leaves, super vigor and full branching. The huge clusters of small ruffled flowers enhance the bright cherry-red color display. No pruning required. Blooms mostly in mid to late summer.
Class
Shrub/Ground Cover
Color
Bright red
Height/Habit
Sprawling canes of 5 to 6 feet
Bloom/Size
Small, double, in large clusters
Petal Count
15 to 20
Fragrance
Slight
Hybridizer
Meilland—1985
Parentage
MEItiraca x Clair Matin
Comments
Hardy. More manageable in Northern climates.