'Golden Gate' rose Description
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Climber, Large-Flowered Climber.
Golden-yellow. Moderate, citrus, fruity, spice fragrance. 55 to 60 petals. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, ruffled bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed, ovoid buds.
Tall, climbing, upright. Large, semi-glossy, medium green, leathery foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of up to 8' 2" (up to 250 cm). Width of 39" (100 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for cut flower, garden or pillar. Vigorous. produces decorative hips. rain tolerant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, blackspot resistant. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
United States - Patent No: PP 17,376 on 23 Jan 2007 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 23 Sep 2005
a novelty in the climbers, which stands apart by its healthy foliage and its vigorous growth