'MEIred' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Harris, Peter G.
Medium red Hybrid Tea.Registration name:
MEIredExhibition name: Visa
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Red. Mild fragrance. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. 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) .
Two different parentages reported. See References. 'Lovita' is claimed in the patent, and seems more likely.