'Atlantic City' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Red blend Floribunda.Registration name: JOLlmeaExhibition name:
White, red blending. Moderate fragrance. 38 petals. Average diameter 2.75". Medium to large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, reflexed bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Medium, long sepals, pointed buds.
Medium, bushy, compact, thornless (or almost). Medium, glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.
Height of 41" (105 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Hardy. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . 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. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..