'Bettina '78' rose Description
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Orange-pink Hybrid Tea.Registration name: MEIbrico
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Salmon-orange. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), classic hybrid tea bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous. 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) .
United States - Patent No: PP 3,857 VIEW USPTO PATENT
The US Patent Application lists the inventors as Marie-Louise Meilland, Alain A. Meilland and Michele Meilland Richardier.