'Rubaiyat' rose Description
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Deep pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Rubaiyat
Exhibition name: Rubaiyat
Deep pink, lighter reverse. Strong, damask, lemon, rose fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered, spiral centers bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Tall, upright. Dense, leathery foliage.
Height: 42" to 4½' (105 to 135cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Very vigorous. heat tolerant.
United States - Patent No: PP 758 on 2 Sep 1947 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Johnston, Walter I., Portadown, Ireland, assignor to Jackson & Perkins Company, Newark, N.Y. Rose plant. 758. Sept. 2.