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Jan 25, 2016 11:11 AM CST
Name: Gale
CentralWa (Zone 6a)
The first time I saw Joan Derifield bloom, I was blown away. The deep saturated red, like velvet, and that beautiful watermark, I knew that I wanted more. I added Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Cerise Masterpiece, and Cimarron Rose last year, and am anxious to see them bloom. I would like to add a couple more, looking for something with a little more pronounced white edge perhaps. Please share your pics for inspiration, and any info on them would be great too.

Thanks, Gale

Joan Derifield
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Jan 25, 2016 11:23 AM CST
Name: Dnd
SE Michigan (Zone 6a)
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Fear Not is the only red with a watermark that I have, I think. The picture of it was a big hit last year, which made me proud! I hope you like it, too!:
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Jan 25, 2016 11:24 AM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
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Jan 25, 2016 3:22 PM CST
Name: Larry
Augusta, GA area (Zone 8a)
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Hello Gale,
Reds are one of my favorites, but I only seem to have one that fits your description exactly. However, if you are willing to widen your criteria a bit more, I'll list a few others:
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Talladega (Stamile, 2008) The price has really come down on this one in the last two years

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Melissa Begnaud (FR Smith, 2008) Registered as "white eye and halo" but has always had an ivory-to-light yellow edge in my garden

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Run for the Roses (S Hollet, 2010) Registered as having a "pink halo"
If you can accept a white watermark with a yellow edge, you might consider

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Ten Carat Ruby (S Holley, 2011) Jasmine Rossi (Petit, 2008)
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Jan 25, 2016 3:53 PM CST
Name: Debra
Nashville, TN (Zone 7a)
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Fighting Fire is my favorite red with a watermark. Here is makes lots of prolifs, increases quickly, and reblooms well.
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Red Edition has a beautiful bloom, but seems a bit tender after a bad winter.
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Jan 25, 2016 5:29 PM CST
Name: Rob Laffin
Mariaville, Maine (Zone 4b)
Here is MAGYAR MUSIC (Moldovan '02) 32" tall, SEV, 3 br, 25 buds:


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Jan 25, 2016 6:24 PM CST
Name: Gale
CentralWa (Zone 6a)
Beautiful pictures everyone, makes me Drooling Fighting Fire wow, Will be a few years before its in my price range, but some day. Thanks again, some great choices to look at so far.

Gale
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Jan 25, 2016 6:52 PM CST
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Name: Char
Vermont (Zone 4b)
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Joan Derifield is a favorite of mine, too. I finally bought Cimarron Rose after seeing so many posting images of it, hope you like it as much as the rest of us Smiling
A few more I thought of that are on my favorite watermarked reds list....

Jellyroll Morton, beautiful color, form, big bloom on a tall plant.


Wispy Rays, oldie but goodie, not exactly what you were asking for but it is inexpensive and never fails to stop visitors in their tracks.


Love in a Vacuum, not as pronounced an edge as some of the others previously posted, but the deep saturated color is perfection!


A deep rose red, Carnal Emporium doesn't have a white edge either....


Sorry, guess I'm not much help for adding edges.....but it sure is nice to see all these pretty reds. Dale Hensley and Fighting Fire are both gorgeous!
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Jan 27, 2016 7:12 PM CST
Name: Debra
Nashville, TN (Zone 7a)
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I love these reds with watermarks.

Barbara Mandrell
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Spacecoast Frances Busby is a red orange
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Jan 28, 2016 5:53 AM CST
Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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