'Elegance ®' rose Description
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Average rating: EXCELLENT.
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Pink blend, pink edges. Mild fragrance. 40 to 45 petals. Average diameter 5.5". Very large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered to cupped, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Large buds.
Armed with thorns / prickles, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green, dense foliage.
Height of 2' to 35" (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower. 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) .
European Union - Patent No: 1528 on 16 Dec 1996
Application No: 95/0887
Holder: Meilland. Denomination approved: MEIBICMARJ.
United States - Patent No: PP 10,003 on 19 Aug 1997 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/663,789 on 14 Jun 1996
Carlton Rose Nursery says this rose is a large white with pink edge... nice size and form...