'MANsis' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Mander, George
Pink blend, yellow center, yellow reverse. None to mild fragrance. 35 to 45 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Small to medium, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, globular, high-centered to flat bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Height of 2' to 28" (60 to 70 cm). Width of 15" to 18" (40 to 45 cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Can be pruned to maintain a shorter habit. Cut back one-half every year.. Feed this rose well. Needs little care; relatively disease-free and quite hardy.
UPDATE Aug. 3. 2006.
Registration for this rose accepted.
'MANsis' is my International code-name registered with IRAR.
It has just been budded by Hortico in E. Canada and by a nursery in Holland.
This has been my unnamed seedling MAN2/00 since 2000, and is now named :
'Ingrid's Sister Elisabeth'.
This rose is available from Hortico Inc.