'Incense Indigo ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: VIRmagentaExhibition name:
Incense Indigo ™
Mauve or purple blend. Strong fragrance. 26 to 40 petals. Average diameter 5". Medium, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, 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.
Unusally strong damask fragrance.