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'Picnic' rose Description
'Picnic' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
21 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Orange or orange-red Floribunda.
Registration name: Picnic
Exhibition name: Picnic
Origin:
Bred by William A. Warriner (United States, 1966).
Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. as 'Picnic'.
Class:
Floribunda.  
Bloom:
Orange-red.  Flowers shrimp-red, petal base yellow.  Mild fragrance.  70 petals.  Average diameter 3.25".  Medium, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Pointed buds.  
Habit:
Medium, upright, well-branched.  Medium, leathery foliage.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 3,829   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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