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'Whisper ™' rose Description
'Whisper ™ (hybrid tea, Dickson 2002)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Miss Sunny
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
8 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: DICwisp
Exhibition name: Whisper ™
Origin:
Bred by Colin Dickson (United Kingdom, 2002).
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
White.  30 to 35 petals.  Average diameter 5".  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 5½' (165 cm).  Width of 4' (120 cm).
Growing:
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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 14,596  on  9 Mar 2004   VIEW USPTO PATENT

Hybrid tea rose plant having vigorous, upright growth; long cutting stems;
large, high-centered blooms; attractive, near white flower color; and
excellent disease resistance.



Inventors:
Dickson; Colin (Newtownards, GB)
Assignee:

Jackson & Perkins Wholesale, Inc.
(Medford,
OR)


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