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'Jean Cocteau ®' rose Description
'Jean Cocteau ®' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Arlekino
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
57 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Orange blend Floribunda.
Registration name: MEIkokan
Exhibition name: Jean Cocteau ®
Origin:
Bred by Alain Meilland (France, 2007).
Introduced in France by Meilland International in 2009 as 'Jean Cocteau'.
Introduced in Germany by BKN Strobel GmbH & Co. KG in 2011 as 'Charleston'.
Introduced in United States by Edmunds' Roses in 2011 as 'Tequila Supreme'.
Class:
Floribunda.  
Bloom:
Orange-pink, ages to lighter .  Copper and Ochre finishing lighter.  Mild fragrance.  25 petals.  Average diameter 3.5".  Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, ruffled, scalloped bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Glossy foliage.  
Height of 4½' (135 cm).  Width of 4' (120 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden.  Heat tolerant.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 21,271  on  7 Sep 2010   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/585,551
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