'Twilight Zone' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Grandiflora.Registration name: WekebtidereExhibition name:
Dark purple. Strong, citrus, spice fragrance. 80 to 96 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Medium, bushy, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage. 3 to 5 leaflets.
Height of 33" to 41" (85 to 105 cm). Width of 33" to 41" (85 to 105 cm).
Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.
United States - Patent No: PP 24,725 on 5 Aug 2014 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/694,321 on 19 Nov 2012
This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of Grandiflora Rose. It has as its seed parent the variety known as `WEKsmopur` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 18,850) and as its pollen parent the variety known as `WEKrorobluni` (not patented). ...The branches used for the photograph came from 3 to 4 year-old rose plants of the new variety grown outdoors in Pomona, Calif. in the month of October.