'Elfinglo' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Robert Neil Rippetoe
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Mauve or mauve blend Miniature.
Registration name: Elfinglo
Exhibition name: Elfinglo
Red - purple. Strong fragrance. 33 petals. Average diameter 0.5". Small, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Short, compact. Small, glossy foliage.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for container rose. 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.