'Paul Ecke, Jr. ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Chris Greenwood
Orange blend Shrub.Registration name: WekpascisouExhibition name:
Paul Ecke, Jr. ™
Orange, darker edges, darker reverse. Bright orange with a broad smoky edge upper, deep orange reverse. None / no fragrance. 4 to 11 petals. Average diameter 2.75". Medium, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Medium, spreading. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 4¼' to 4' 11" (130 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders or garden. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. 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.
Excellent disease resistance, large showy clusters, novel color