'Paul Shirville' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Robert Neil Rippetoe
Orange-pink Hybrid Tea.Registration name: HARqueterwifeExhibition name:
Salmon-pink. Moderate, sweet fragrance. 30 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Medium-large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, spreading. Large, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 30" to 3' (75 to 90 cm). Width of 2' to 30" (60 to 75 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot . 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Named for a gifted design engineer as a retirement "thank you" present.