'Erin Alonso ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Alonso, Peter G. Jr.
Medium yellow Miniature.Registration name: ALOerinExhibition name:
Erin Alonso ™
Yellow. None to mild fragrance. 26 to 40 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, exhibition, spiral centers bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. Prefers warmer sites. requires full sun for best color. 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.
I discovered this beautiful sport of Bee's Knees in the spring of 2000 in my garden in Tujanga, California.