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'Dream Pink' rose Description
'Dream Pink' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Philippe
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
13 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Medium pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: TWOjoan
Exhibition name: Dream Pink
Origin:
Bred by Jerry F. Twomey (United States, 1999).
Introduced in Canada by Anthony Tesselaar CA, Inc. in 1999 as 'Dream Pink'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea, Shrub.  
Bloom:
Pink.  Moderate fragrance.  19 to 22 petals.  Average diameter 6".  Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form.  Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, upright.  Large, glossy, medium green foliage.  
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  Can be used for 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) .  Needs little care; relatively disease-free and quite hardy.  
Patents:
Australia - Application No: 1999/222  on  1999   VIEW PBR PATENT
 
United Kingdom - Patent No: PP11524  on  26 Sep 2000
Application  on  24 Dec 1998
 
United States - Patent No: PP 11,524   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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