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'Cadenza' rose Description
'Cadenza' rose photo
Photo courtesy of A Capitol Hill Rose Garden (1915)
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
18 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Dark red Large-Flowered Climber.
Registration name: Cadenza
Origin:
Bred by David L. Armstrong (United States, 1967).
Introduced in United States by Armstrong Roses in 1967 as 'Cadenza'.
Class:
Climber, Large-Flowered Climber.  
Bloom:
Dark red.  Mild fragrance.  Average diameter 3".  Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), cupped bloom form.  Occasional repeat later in the season.  
Habit:
Bushy, climbing, well-branched.  Large, semi-glossy, dark green, leathery foliage.  
Height of 10' to 15' (305 to 455 cm).  Width of 6' (185 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 5b through 9b.  Can be used for cut flower, pillar or shrub.  Can be grown as a shrub.  can be trained as a climber.  heat tolerant.  suitable for a pillar.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom.  Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..  Can be grown as a climber in mild climates.  Can be pruned to maintain a shorter habit.  Prune after flowering is finished.  Remove spent blooms only.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 2,915   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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