'Festive Jewel' rose Description
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Pink blend Shrub.Registration name: BeacostExhibition name:
Pink blend. Strong fragrance. 41 petals. Average diameter 4". Medium, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, climbing. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 4' 11" (up to 150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden, hedge or pillar. 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.
(Modern Shrub) A large shrub rose or small climber with beautiful high centred deep salmon pink, highly perfumed flowers in clusters. Growth is upright, the plant well clothed in fresh green foliage, a more vigorous form of Aloha. Named by St Edmunds Lodge of Norfolk Freemasons as an additional form of raising funds for Masonic charities.
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Parentage: 'Aloha' x 'Comte de Chambord'