'Queen of Sweden' rose Description
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Light pink Shrub.Registration name: AUStigerExhibition name:
Queen of Sweden
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Light pink, apricot highlights. None to mild fragrance. 41 petals. Average diameter 2.75". Large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden, landscape or shrub. 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 17,150 on 10 Oct 2006 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 11 Jan 2005