'Ashton' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Gail Beasley
Pink blend Mini-Flora.Registration name: WeltonExhibition name:
Pink blend. None / no fragrance. 17 to 25 petals. Average diameter 1.75". Medium, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, compact. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 30" (up to 75 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. 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.