'Moonsprite' rose Description
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Light yellow Floribunda.
Registration name: Moonsprite
Exhibition name: Moonsprite
Cream, golden-yellow center. Strong fragrance. 80 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped, old-fashioned, rosette bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Short, bushy. Semi-glossy, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. 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.