'Mel Hulse' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Moss.Registration name: ARDkernelExhibition name:
Mauve or purple blend. None to mild fragrance. 26 to 40 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Medium, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, flat bloom form. Moderate, blooms in flushes throughout the season. Mossed, rounded buds.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy. Medium, glossy, medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm). Width of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for container rose, cut flower or garden. Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood.. Prune lightly or not at all.