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'Antique Brass ™' rose Description
'Antique Brass ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Deborah Nelson
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
8 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: JACfehon
Origin:
Bred by Dr. Keith W. Zary (United States, 1999).
Class:
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Apricot or apricot blend.  Fruity fragrance.  40 petals.  Average diameter 4.75".  Large, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Growing:
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) .  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 11,617  on  7 Nov 2000   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 09/234,786  on  20 Jan 1999
Notes:
Jackson & Perkins says Antique Brass has large, high-centered apricot blooms on strong stems of from 24 to 30 inches in length.