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'Ruby Lips' rose Description
'Ruby Lips' rose photo
Photo courtesy of David Giroux
HMF Ratings:
7 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Medium red Floribunda.
Registration name: Ruby Lips
Exhibition name: Ruby Lips
Origin:
Bred by Herbert C. Swim (United States, 1958).
Introduced in United States by Armstrong Nursery in 1958 as 'Ruby Lips'.
Class:
Floribunda.  
Bloom:
Red.  Flowers bright cardinal-red.  None to mild fragrance.  Average diameter 3".  Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Pointed, ovoid buds.  
Habit:
Armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, spreading.  Medium, semi-glossy, leathery foliage.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Vigorous.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 1,775   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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