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'Carefree Sunshine' rose Description
'Carefree Sunshine' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Jean Harrison
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
RADsun
HMF Ratings:
33 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Light yellow Shrub.
Registration name: RADsun
Origin:
Bred by William J. Radler (United States, before 1991).
Introduced in United States by The Conard-Pyle Co. in 2001 as 'Carefree Sunshine'.
Class:
Shrub.  
Bloom:
Light yellow.  Semi-double (9-16 petals), in small clusters bloom form.  
Habit:
Height of 3' (90 cm).  Width of 4' (120 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 8b.  Very hardy.  heat tolerant.  Disease susceptibility: very blackspot resistant..  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 13,063  on  8 Oct 2002   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application  on  17 Jan 2001
Notes:
See Member Comments for the complete (and complicated) parentage.