'Aspirin ® Rose' Description
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues
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White, light pink shading. None to mild fragrance. 25 to 40 petals. Average diameter 1.5". Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, arching, bushy, compact. Large, glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 28" to 39" (70 to 100 cm). Width of 1' (30 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for container rose, cut flower, garden or ground cover. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, very blackspot resistant., very mildew 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 - Application No: 20020092045 on 11 Jul 2002
Rose plant named 'Taniripsa'
Hans-Jurgen Evers, Uetersen, Germany
... white flowers... good winter hardiness, resistance to most diseases, and good ground covering ability... discovered in 1988 by the breeder in Ueterson, Germany in a selective breeding program designed to produce a robust bed rose for public and private gardens... The new plant is a selection from the cross of RT 83 350 (the female parent), a variety maintained proprietary by the assignee [Rosen-Tantau] of the present application, and the unpatented variety 'The Fairy' (the male parent)... Fragrance: None... Blooming period: Late June until November in middle European climate...
Rosen-Tantau says the correct name for this rose is Aspirin® Rose (TANiripsa).
Participated in the 1996 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)
Chromosome count courtesy of Dr. David Zlesak.