'Jim Dandy' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Red blend Miniature.Registration name: BENjimExhibition name:
Red, yellow reverse, ages to lighter . None to mild, spice fragrance. Average diameter 3". Medium, double (17-25 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed buds.
Medium, bushy, compact, thornless (or almost), upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Heat tolerant. Disease susceptibility: 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) .
United States - Patent No: PP 7,166 on 27 Feb 1990 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 15 Sep 1988