'Neil Diamond' rose Description
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Pink blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: WEKdereroroExhibition name:
Deep pink, white stripes. Strong, sweet fragrance. 40 to 50 petals. Average diameter 5". Very large, very full (41+ petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 5' (up to 150 cm).
USDA zone 4b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .
United States - Patent No: PP 27,272 on 18 Oct 2016 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 14/544,062 on 20 Nov 2014
This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of Hybrid Tea Rose. It has as its seed parent the variety known as `WEKrorobluni` (not patented) and as its pollen parent the variety known as `WEKgobnez` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 20,936).
...The following description is of 3 to 4 year-old rose plants of the new variety grown outdoors in Pomona, Calif. in the month of October.