HelpMeFind Roses, Clematis and Peonies
Roses, Clematis and Peonies
and everything gardening related.
DescriptionPhotosLineageAwardsReferencesMember RatingsMember CommentsMember JournalsCuttingsGardensBuy From 
'Ambassador' rose Description
'Ambassador (hybrid tea, Premier, 1930)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of David Giroux
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
19 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Orange blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Ambassador
Origin:
Bred by Hjermind & Weiss (1930).
Introduced in United States by Premier Rose Gardens in 1930 as 'Ambassador'.
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in 1935 as 'Ambassador'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea, Pernetiana.  
Bloom:
Salmon-orange.  Strong fragrance.  Very large, very double, borne mostly solitary bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Large, long buds.  
Habit:
Bushy.  
Growing:
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 11   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Notes: