That tears it! I wasn't going to divide it this year....Was just going to leave well enough alone. Already has some great growth for the year - best it's ever looked this early in the season.
But then Jeremiah HAD to go and offer up his beauty....and I'm not going down without a fight!
I will separate a growth point or two (depending on where the natural breaks are in the rhizome), and send it to the winner. The crown will be at least one season old.
Since this is show winner, I will start the bidding at a whopping $5.
You cannot miss this plant! It's got LIPSTICK!
Here's a crappy cell pic from tonight:
This is only MAY! I can't wait for the fall pitchers...