Summary:Lyra is an upright, easy to sleeve cultivar with attractive upright bracts. The bright red bracts have a hint of orange, allowing them to show well indoors. The medium green foliage is round. The early to mid-season plants have good branching and thick stems. University of Florida noted that Lyra had the thickest stems of any Syngenta cultivar. The medium vigor plants are responsive to PGRs and can be grown in a range of container sizes.