'Arthur Bell' rose Description
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Medium yellow Floribunda.
Registration name: Arthur Bell
Golden-yellow, ages to lighter . Strong fragrance. 15 to 20 petals. Large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Height of 30" to 3' (75 to 90 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Hardy. vigorous. rain 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) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).