'Big Time' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Deep pink Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Big Time
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Fuchsia / magenta. None to mild fragrance. 38 petals. Average diameter 4.75". Medium-large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, exhibition, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, ovoid buds.
Bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower. Produces decorative hips. 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) .
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The patent states, "Controlled pollination: seed parent “unnamed seedling” x pollen parent ‘Interverma’." Interverma isn't listed in the database.