'Applejack' rose Description
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Pink blend Shrub.
Registration name: Applejack (shrub, Buck, 1962/73)
Shrub. (Series: Buck Roses Collection)
Rose-pink, crimson streaks, stripes, flecks. Strong, fruity fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, semi-double (9-16 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, upright. Leathery foliage.
Height: 5' to 10' (150 to 305cm). Width: 5' to 7' (150 to 215cm).
USDA zone 4b through 9b. Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Sam Kedem Nursery says Dr. Griffith Buck used this rose in his breeding program as an 'Antifreeze'...