Patriot Dream

Patriot Dream

"Patriot Dream" honors the 64 people who were the crew and passengers on American Airlines Flight 77 when it was crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. A family member of the Flight 77 crew suggested the name for this beautiful salmon colored rose. "Patriot Dream" is a shrub rose with a light fruity fragrance. "Patriot Dream" will planted at the three Washington, D.C. schools who had students and teachers abroad Flight 77.

"Patriot Dream" was hybridized by Ping Lim and is a Bailey Nurseries rose, www.baileynurseries.com. "Patriot Dream" will be available in garden centers nationwide in Spring of 2010.

07/24/09 - Patriot Dream Press Release
(from Remember Me Rose)

06/04/09 - Flight 77 Rose Announcement
(from Remember Me Rose)

 

We invite you to share in the vision and participate with us in making the "Remember Me" Rose Garden a reality.

A perpetual Maintenance Fund has been created to support and maintain each of the three Gardens. To finance this fund, eleven roses will be named in honor of the victims of September 11, 2001, a donation from the sale of each rose will be directed to the Maintenance Fund.