'Alpine Sunset ®' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Alpine Sunset ®
Apricot or apricot blend. Strong fragrance. 30 petals. Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 2' to 4' (60 to 120cm). Width: 2' to 3' (60 to 90cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
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Some question about parentage, see References
. (Grandpa Dickson
is synonymous with Irish Gold
Armstrong Garden Centers describes the color of the flowers as pink with a warm yellow base...