'Angel Face' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Floribunda.
Registration name: Angel Face
Exhibition name: Angel Face
Mauve or purple blend. Flowers deep mauve-lavender, petal edges blushed ruby. Strong, citrus fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Average diameter 3.75". Medium-large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, high-centered, ruffled bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for beds and borders or garden. Vigorous. heat tolerant. prefers dry climates. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot . 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) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Arena Rose says Angel Face has ruffled blooms which are a beautiful lavender edged with mauve...