'Susan Barry' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's New California Low Desert Garden
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Susan Barry
Exhibition name: Susan Barry
Red blend. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 5". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, upright. Medium, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of up to 6' (up to 185 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. 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..