'Tahitian Sunset ™' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: JACgoddeExhibition name:
Tahitian Sunset ™
Hybrid Tea. New Generation Roses ® Collection.
Apricot and pink. Apricot yellow pink blend upper, same reverse. Strong, licorice fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Average diameter 5". Very large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 5' (150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Heat tolerant. prefers full sun. 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 blackspot resistance
United States - Patent No: PP 19,004 on 8 Jul 2008 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Hybrid tea rose plant having a strong anise fragrance; complex, attractive
apricot and yellow-pink flower color; vigorous, upright, well-balanced
plant habit; strong foliage resistant to most diseases; strong cutting
stems; and good high centered flower form.
Zary; Keith W. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Jackson & Perkins Wholesale, Inc.