'Golden Eye' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Rosaholic's Southern California Garden
Orange or orange-red Shrub.Registration name: BAIeye
Shrub. Garden Jubilee ® Collection.
Orange-red. Mild fragrance. 7 to 10 petals. Average diameter 2". Medium, single (4-8 petals), in large clusters bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Short, bushy, compact, upright. Dark green foliage.
Height of 2' to 42" (60 to 105 cm). Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 4a through 9a. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, garden or landscape. Very hardy. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, very blackspot resistant.. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.
Sends up numerous clusters of bright orange-red blossoms with a golden eye. Flower effect rivals the very best. Highly disease resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 16,612 on 6 Jun 2006 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 10/962,443 on 13 Oct 2004
The female parent (i.e., the seed parent) was an unreleased Rosa plant from my breeding program that was designated `R92108` (non-patented in the United States). The male parent (i.e., the pollen parent) was the `KORfungo` variety (non-patented in the United States). The `KORfungo` variety sometimes is known as the `Royal Bassino` variety
Petals are a very bright red-orange with a golden eye