'Something Special' rose Description
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Light yellow Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Something Special
Yellow . Flowers pale yellow with hints of apricot and peach. Creamy amber lemon blend. Mild fragrance. Small to medium, double (17-25 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Upright. Glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 3' to 42" (90 to 105 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. 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) .
Paul Holmes - Macwyom. Nicknamed Wyoming. For the TV presenter