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'Adolph Horstmann' rose Description
'Adolph Horstmann' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Mossy44
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
29 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Adolf Horstmann ®
Origin:
Bred by Reimer Kordes (1922-1997) (Germany, 1971).
Introduced in Germany by W. Kordes' Söhne (Retail) as 'Adolf Horstmann'.
Introduced by Unknown (Australia) in 1973 as 'Adolf Horstmann'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Lemon-yellow, pink undertones, yellow stamens.  Mild fragrance.  45 to 50 petals.  Average diameter 5.5".  Very large, borne mostly solitary, high-centered, open bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, upright.  Medium, medium green, leathery foliage.  
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).  Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.  Very vigorous.  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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 3,414   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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