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'Gold Cup' rose Description
'Gold Cup (floribunda, Boerner, 1957)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Esmeralda Domingo
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
9 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Deep yellow Floribunda.
Registration name: Gold Cup
Origin:
Bred by Eugene S. "Gene" Boerner (United States, 1957).
Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. as 'Gold Cup'.
Class:
Floribunda.  
Bloom:
Deep yellow.  Strong fragrance.  28 petals.  Double (17-25 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b 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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 1,683   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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