'Ice Meillandecor' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues
White or white blend. None / no fragrance. 21 petals. Average diameter 2". Double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, flat to cupped, ruffled bloom form. Prolific, continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Small buds.
Short, spreading. Glossy, medium green, dense foliage. 5 to 9 leaflets.
Height of 20" to 2' (50 to 60 cm). Width of 43" to 47" (110 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for container rose, garden, ground cover or landscape. Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
United States - Patent No: PP 11,577 on 17 Oct 2000 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 9 Sep 1998
There's a color photograph of this rose in the November 1998 issue of the American Rose Society's American Rose magazine (p. 24).