'September 18' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret MacLean
Pink blend. Strong, damask fragrance. High-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. 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) .
J. Benjamin Williams & Associates
says 'September 18' has beautifully formed salmon and pink blooms that are washed with ivory. High-centered buds with reflexed petals. This rose is very fragrant. Growth is strong and upright and winter hardiness is good, too.
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