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'Amber Cover ®' rose Description
'Amber Cover ®' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Galina
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
35 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.
Origin:
Bred by L. Pernille Olesen (Denmark, 1993). Bred by Mogens Nyegaard Olesen (Denmark, 1993).
Introduced in Denmark by Poulsen Roser A/S in 2000 as 'Amber Cover'.
Class:
Shrub.  Towne & Country ® Series.  
Bloom:
Orange to apricot.  None / no, wild rose fragrance.  15 to 20 petals.  Average diameter 2.25".  Medium, semi-double to double, cluster-flowered, in large clusters, cupped, globular bloom form.  Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, bushy, compact, thornless (or almost).  Small, glossy, dark green foliage.  
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 4b through 9b.  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, garden or ground cover.  
Patents:
Australia - Application No: 2003/348  on  2003   VIEW PBR PATENT
 
United States - Patent No: PP 13,292  on  3 Dec 2002   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 09/776,562  on  1 Feb 2001

A new shrub rose shrub which has abundant, amber-yellow flowers and
attractive foliage. This new and distinct variety has shown to be uniform
and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.

Inventors:
Olesen; L. Pernille (DK-3480, Fredensborg, DK), Olesen; Mogens N. (DK-3480, Fredensborg, DK)
Notes:
Internal breeder code: 94/4197-6