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'Countess Celeste ™' rose Description
'Countess Celeste ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
71 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Orange-pink Floribunda.
Registration name: POUldron
Exhibition name: Countess Celeste ™
Origin:
Bred by L. Pernille Olesen (Denmark, 1998). Bred by Mogens Nyegaard Olesen (Denmark, 1998).
Introduced in Denmark by Poulsen Roser A/S as 'Countess Celeste'.
Introduced in United States by Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc. in 1998 as 'Viking Princess'.
Class:
Floribunda, Mini-Flora.  Castle ® Collection.  
Bloom:
Pink blend.  Apple fragrance.  40 to 41 petals.  Average diameter 3".  Cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Short, mounded.  
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 5b through 10b.  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.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 10,923  on  25 May 1999   VIEW USPTO PATENT

A new plant variety of Shrub rose suitable for garden decoration, having
flowers of coral pink coloration.



Inventors:
Olesen; Pernille (Fredensboro, DK), Olesen; Mogens (Fredensboro, DK)
Assignee:

Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc.
(Upland,
CA)


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