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'Classic Woman ™' rose Description
'Classic Woman ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of jonnfon
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
38 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD-.  
ARS:
White, near white or white blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Meigroupy
Exhibition name: Classic Woman ™
Origin:
Bred by Meilland International (France, 2007).
Introduced in United States by CP-Meilland Inc/Star Roses (California) in 2007 as 'Classic Woman'.
Introduced in United States by The Conard-Pyle Co. in 2008 as 'Classic Woman'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  Romantica ™.  
Bloom:
White or white blend.  Mild, rose fragrance.  Average diameter 3".  Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, old-fashioned bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Tall, bushy, upright.  Glossy, dark green foliage.  
Height of up to 6' (up to 185 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for cut flower, garden or shrub.  Very vigorous.  Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. .  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.  Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 17,970   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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