'Peggy Rockefeller ™' rose Description
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Dark red Hybrid Tea.Registration name: WILaceExhibition name:
Peggy Rockefeller ™
Carmine-red to cherry-red, darker edges. Moderate, spice fragrance. 40 petals. Very full (41+ petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Large, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. 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) .