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Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Hondo
Exhibition name: Hondo
Yellow blend. Flowers medium yellow with red-purple tips, aging to red-purple. Moderate fragrance. 33 petals. Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, upright. Large, matte, dark green foliage.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Heat tolerant. 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) .