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'Shrimp Hit ®' rose Description
'POUlshrimp' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Harry A. Oudijk
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
8 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Orange or orange-red Mini-Flora.
Origin:
Bred by L. Pernille Olesen (Denmark, 1990). Bred by Mogens Nyegaard Olesen (Denmark, 1990).
Introduced in Denmark by Poulsen Roser A/S in 2001 as 'Shrimp Hit'.
Class:
Mini-Flora, Patio.  PatioHit ® Collection.  
Bloom:
Coral and salmon-orange.  None to mild fragrance.  25 to 30 petals.  Average diameter 2.25".  Medium, full (26-40 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Ovoid buds.  
Habit:
Thornless (or almost).  Semi-glossy foliage.  
Height of 16" to 2' (40 to 60 cm).  Width of up to 16" (up to 40 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose or garden.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 12,987  on  17 Sep 2002   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 09/780,136  on  8 Feb 2001

A new miniature rose which has abundant, orange-red flowers and attractive
foliage. This new and distinct variety has shown to be uniform and stable
in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
The two parents were crossed during the summer of 1990

Inventors:
Olesen; L. Pernille (DK-3480, Fredensborg, DK), Olesen; Mogens N. (DK-3480, Fredensborg, DK)
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