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'Evening Star ®' rose Description
'Evening Star ® (floribunda, Warriner, 1974)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of jedmar
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
JACven
HMF Ratings:
27 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
White, near white or white blend Floribunda.
Registration name: JACven
Exhibition name: Evening Star ®
Origin:
Bred by William A. Warriner (United States, 1974).
Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. in 1974 as 'Evening Star'.
Class:
Floribunda.  
Bloom:
White or white blend.  Mild fragrance.  Large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, globular, high-centered, spiral centers bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Semi-glossy, dark green foliage.  
Height of 30" to 4' 11" (75 to 150 cm).  Width of 2' to 4' (60 to 120 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.  Does not do well in warmer climates.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  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:
Germany - Patent No: 908 909
 
United States - Patent No: PP 3,432  on  8 Jan 1974   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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