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'MAN 1/88' rose Description
'MAN 1/88' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Mander, George
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Pending registration
HMF Ratings:
14 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Medium red Shrub.
Origin:
Bred by George Mander (Canada).
Class:
Shrub.  
Bloom:
Red.  None to mild fragrance.  20 to 30 petals.  Average diameter 4".  Medium, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form.  Moderate, continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.  Medium buds.  
Habit:
Tall, bushy, climbing, well-branched.  Medium, glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.  3 to 5 leaflets.  
Height of 7' to 8' (215 to 245 cm).  Width of 4' to 6' (120 to 185 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 5b and warmer.  Can be used for garden, hedge or shrub.  Very hardy.  very vigorous.  can be grown as a shrub.  prefers full sun.  shade tolerant.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, blackspot resistant, mildew resistant, very rust resistant.  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.  Can be grown as a climber in mild climates.  Can be pruned to maintain a shorter habit.  Cut back one-half every other year.  Feed this rose well.  Needs little care; relatively disease-free and quite hardy.  Prune lightly until this rose gets established (about two years), then prune it back by about a third..  Remove spent blooms only.  
Breeder's notes:
Dec, 1st 2006.
More photos will be added in the future.
Notes:
This is a sister seedling of my Floribunda 'Shades of Pink'.
 
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