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'MACbo' rose Description
'Kronenbourg ®' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues Vivián
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
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Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Kronenbourg ®
Exhibition name: Flaming Peace
Origin:
Discovered by Samuel Darragh McGredy IV (1963).
Introduced in Ireland by Samuel McGredy and Son, Nurserymen (Ireland) as 'Flaming Peace'.
Introduced in New Zealand by Avenue Roses/Avenue Nurseries (Levin) Ltd. in 1966 as 'Kronenbourg'.
Introduced in India by National Bot. Research Inst. NBRI in before 2009 as 'Kronenbourg'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Red blend, yellow reverse.  Mild fragrance.  up to 50 petals.  Average diameter 6".  Very large, very full (41+ petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 31" to 4' 11" (80 to 150 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  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) .  
Breeder's notes:
'Kronenbourg' - Macbo. For the French beer.
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 2,745   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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