'Tom Delahanty' rose Description
Photo courtesy of James Delahanty
Pink blend Miniature.
Registration name: Tom Delahanty
Exhibition name: Tom Delahanty
Pink blend. None / no fragrance. Average diameter 2". Large, single (4-8 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 2" (up to 5 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose or garden.
The rose was discovered in 2001,but I did not get around to registering it until 2008. Partially, I wanted to be sure that it would not revert and partially I wanted to be sure it would not be a climber like Hurdy Gurdy.
Prickles: 1/4 inch, straight, brown, moderate in number.