'Antique Brass ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Deborah Nelson
Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: JACfehon
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Apricot or apricot blend. Fruity fragrance. 40 petals. Average diameter 4.75". Large, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
United States - Patent No: PP 11,617 on 7 Nov 2000 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 09/234,786 on 20 Jan 1999
Jackson & Perkins says Antique Brass has large, high-centered apricot blooms on strong stems of from 24 to 30 inches in length.