'Holy Toledo' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
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Apricot or apricot blend Miniature.Registration name: ARObriExhibition name:
Apricot or apricot blend. Mild fragrance. 28 petals. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 18" (up to 45 cm).
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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Jack Christensen says this rose is a strong gold and apricot coloration. And, since it's on the tall side, for a miniature, it's quite easy to grow. This rose is The Official Flower of the City of Toledo, Ohio.
Purported to be on the tender side.