'Candia ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Red blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: MEIbirandaExhibition name:
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
White and pink. Mild fragrance. 38 petals. Average diameter 5". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered to cupped, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green, dense foliage.
Height of 4' 1" to 4¾' (125 to 145 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous. 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) .
United States - Patent No: PP 4,705 on 5 May 1981 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 06/076,311 on 17 Sep 1979