'Dark Desire' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Maurice REYBAUD
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Hybrid Tea. Parfuma® Collection.
Violet. Nearly black bud opens to violet red bloom.. Strong, apricot or peach, citrus, fruity, geranium, honey, lemon, myrrh, rose fragrance. up to 60 petals. Average diameter 4". Full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Arching, bushy. Large, glossy foliage.
Height of up to 4½' (up to 135 cm). Width of up to 4' (up to 120 cm).
Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, blackspot resistant, mildew resistant.
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Ploidy checked by David Zlesak, July 11, 2016
Dedicated to Countess Diana Bernadotte (b. April 18, 1982 Scherzingen), of the Bernadotte family branch of Mainau, Germany.