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'Hot Cocoa ™' rose References
Article (magazine)  (2023)  
Hot CocoaT'Wekpaltlez', Source/Accession RRG [Raleigh Rose Garden]  ...Estimated ploidy level(x) 4 
Website/Catalog  (5 Jun 2022)  Includes photo(s).
Kiwi (Wekpaltlaz) HT. Attractive reddish brown flowers flecked with white. PVR.
Magazine  (2021)  Page(s) 63.  
Rose Breeder Profile.  Tom Carruth.
Other usual coloured roses include the brown toned Kiwi (Wekpaltez)
Magazine  (2020)  Page(s) 51.  Includes photo(s).
Doug Grant, 10 Years Top Performers 2010-2019.
Kiwi Wekpaltez Carruth, USA. Type hybrid tea. Height medium to tall. Garden 7.3. Exhibition 6.3. Health very good. Fragrance some. Available from MAT, TAS.
Website/Catalog  (4 Dec 2018)  Includes photo(s).
Kiwi  Hybrid Tea - Clusters of ruffled blooms in shades of rusty, terracotta-red. The deliciously scented blooms are produced throughout the season on a healthy shrub.  International Name : Wekpaltez. Height : 1.2m. Colour : Brown. Fragrant. NZ Plant Variety Rights apply
Website/Catalog  (2012)  

'Wekpaltlez', F, r, 2001, (Hot Cocoa, 'Hot Chocolate', 'Kiwi', 'Nubia'), [(Playboy × Altissimo) × Livin' Easy], Carruth, Tom; flowers smoky orange with deep rust reverse, 7-9 cm., full, cupped, borne in small clusters, moderate fragrance; foliage large, dark green, glossy; prickles numerous, assorted sizes, straight, light brown; growth bushy, rounded, medium (90-115 cm.)
Magazine  (Jan 2005)  Page(s) 4.  
2004 Roses In Review – Floribundas & Polyanthas: Garden ratings = 7.9; Show ratings = 7.3; Number of reports = 481 - Unique "love it or hate it" color and loose form. Awkward sprays on a vigorous plant. Be sure to winter protect.
Website/Catalog  (2005)  Includes photo(s).
Award: Silver Medal
Name: Hot Cocoa
Type: floribunda rose
Habit: smoky chocolate orange semi-double flowers with a velvet sheen
Breeder: Weeks CA, USA
Exhibitor: Swane's Nurseries, NSW
Book  (2003)  Page(s) 98.  
Finbarr O'Leary. Swane's New Rose Introductions for 2003.
'Hot Cocoa'. (WEKpaltlez). Foribunda Rose. Colour: smokey choclate orange; Height medium tall / rounded. Foliage glossy. Fragrance moderate old rose. Parentage ('Playboy' x 'Altissimo') x Living'Easy. Usage....
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