apricot rose with silvery bases. Lower petals orange rose with silvery base. Tube very pale silvery magenta pink. Upper petals obovate with acute to pointed tips. Lower petals elliptic with obtuse tips. Flower length 7.5 cm. Upper and lower widths 3.5 cm. Tube length 3.5 cm. Ovary receptacle 1 cm., upturned, slightly angled, opaque yellow. Flowering early May to mid June. Des Ellery description and McM&H description: similar but less detailed. Slightly deeper color than cv. 'Sonata' (E.B. Hoare).