'Gaye Hammond' rose Description
Photo courtesy of zlesak
Yellow blend Shrub.
Registration name: Gaye Hammond
Exhibition name: Gaye Hammond
Yellow blend, ages to cream . Mild, fruity, spice fragrance. 18 to 30 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Tall, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy. Medium, light green foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of up to 5' (up to 150 cm). Width of up to 5' (up to 150 cm).
USDA zone 4a and warmer. Hardy. vigorous.
Gaye Hammond is very active in the rose world. She gives rose programs and helps at the Arbor Gate garden center in Houston, Texas.
United States - Patent No: PP 26,674 on 3 May 2016 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 14/121,794 on 20 Oct 2014
The present invention relates to a new and distinct variety of rose plant of the shrub commercial class designated `Gaye Hammond` which was originated by David Zlesak by crossing `Rise 'N Shine` (disclosed in U.S. Plant Pat. No. 4,231) and `BAIine` (disclosed in U.S. Plant Pat. No. 16,659).