'Phantom' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Medium red Shrub.Registration name: MACcatsanExhibition name:
Scarlet, yellow stamens. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.75". Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, ruffled bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Arching, mounded, spreading. Large, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 6' 7" (200 cm). Width of 6' 7" (200 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 10b. Can be used for garden, ground cover or hedge. 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.
Phantom - Maccatsan. Nicknamed Cats & Dogs.
New Zealand - Patent No: PP951 on 8 May 1995
Application No: ROS449 on 19 May 1993
Trade Name: Phantom