'Cape Cod' rose Description
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Light pink Shrub.Registration name: POUlfanExhibition name:
Shrub. Towne & Country ® Series.
Light pink. Mild fragrance. 5 petals. Average diameter 3". Single (4-8 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm). Width of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 10b. Can be used for ground cover. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Arena Rose Co.'s Catalog 2000 says Cape Cod has clusters of single, pink blooms. It can be used quite successfully on a hillside or as an easy-care hedge. As for hardiness, Arena says it tolerates the cold winters of central Ohio...
Michael at Michael's Premier Roses describes this rose as a healthy, pretty soft pink single that blooms in large clusters...
According to the Canadian Plant Breeders' Rights Office, an application (No. 96-724) for POULfan was filed by Poulsen Roser ApS. Certificate No. 0556 was granted December 7, 1998.