'Remembering Michael' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Chris Greenwood
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Remembering Michael
Exhibition name: Remembering Michael
Mauve or purple blend. Strong fragrance. 26 to 40 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. 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.