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'Ruby Ruby ™' rose Description
'Ruby Ruby ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Rosaholic's Southern California Garden
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
11 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Miniature.
Registration name: WEKsactrumi
Exhibition name: Ruby Ruby ™
Origin:
Bred by Tom Carruth (United States, 2003).
Introduced in United States by Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc. in 2004 as 'Ruby Ruby'.
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Ruby-red.  Mild fragrance.  26 to 40 petals.  Average diameter 2.5".  Large, full (26-40 petals), in large clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, bushy, spreading.  Small, glossy, dark green foliage.  
Height of 18" to 26" (45 to 65 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for container rose, cut flower, garden or landscape.  Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom.  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.  
Breeder's notes:
Shapely buds, nice clusters, stable color.
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 15,066  on  3 Aug 2004   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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