'Arethusa' rose Description
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Exhibition name: Arethusa
Yellow blend. Deep apricot or orange buds, opening pale buff pink, fading lighter. Petals reflex along their sides. Mild fragrance. 20 to 40 petals. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Compact. Dark green foliage.
Height of 39" (100 cm). Width of 39" (100 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b.
Arethusa was the Greek goddess of fountains.