'Gretel' rose Description
Photo courtesy of jedmar
White, near white or white blend Floribunda.Exhibition name: Fire Opal
Floribunda. Kolorscape® Collection.
Cream, ages to salmon-pink . None / no fragrance. up to 15 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, compact, dense. Glossy foliage.
Height of up to 28" (up to 70 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 26,309 on 19 Jan 2015 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/998,458 on 1 Nov 2013
The new variety of rose plant of the present invention originated from a controlled crossing in a breeding program of two distinct parents during the summer of 2002. The crossing was between an un-named seedling, the seed parent, and another un-named seedling, the pollen parent by the same inventor.