'Pure Poetry ™' rose Description
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Orange-pink Floribunda.Registration name: JACmentExhibition name:
Pure Poetry ™
Yellow - orange, pink edges. None to mild fragrance. 30 to 35 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered to flat, old-fashioned bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Armed with thorns / prickles, compact, upright, well-branched. Medium, glossy, dark green, dense, leathery foliage.
Height: 30" to 3' (75 to 90cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. 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) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
United States - Patent No: PP 10,282 on 17 Mar 1998 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/764,733 on 3 Dec 1996