'Deford Bailey' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Two Sisters Roses
Medium red Floribunda.Registration name: Welharp 1999Exhibition name:
Red. [Red, lighter reverse.] Strong fragrance. Average diameter 2". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, upright. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. 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..