'Emily Carr' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
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Shrub. Canadian Artists Series.
Dark red. 13 to 17 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, semi-double (9-16 petals), in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage. 7 leaflets.
Height of up to 4' 1" (up to 125 cm).
USDA zone 3b and warmer. Can be used for garden. Very hardy. benefits from winter protection in colder climates. produces decorative hips. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant, susceptible to blackspot , mildew resistant.
Canada - Patent No: 2490 on 11 Aug 2006
Application No: 05-4907 on 18 May 2005
'Emily Carr' originated from a controlled cross between a rose line which resulted from [(Lammert's selection x 'Morden Cardinette') x 'Morden Cardinette'] and variety 'Cuthbert Grant'. The cross was conducted by the breeder, Dr. Lynn Collicutt, in 1982 at the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada research station in Morden, Manitoba, Canada. Over a five year period, vegetatively propagated plants of 'Emily Carr' were observed in field and potted culture in different climatic regions and in different Canadian provinces
United States - Patent No: PP 19,873 on 31 Mar 2009 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 11/880,142 on 19 Jul 2007