'Pink Cupcake' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Michael Garhart
Medium pink Shrub.
Exhibition name: Pink Cupcake
Salmon-pink. Moderate, sweet fragrance. 15 to 20 petals. Average diameter 2.75". Medium, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, flat bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Well-branched. Glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of up to 15" (up to 40 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 26,817 on 14 Jun 2016 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/998,231 on 11 Oct 2013
The new Rose plant originated from a cross-pollination made by the Inventor in June, 1999 of Rosa hybrida `Anna Livia`, not patented, as the female, or seed, parent with Rosa hybrida `Scrivbell`, not patented, as the male, or pollen, parent. The new Rose plant was discovered and selected by the Inventor in 2005 as a single flowering plant within the progeny of the stated cross-pollination in a controlled environment in Newport, Shropshire, United Kingdom.