'Close Up' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Apricot or apricot blend. Strong fragrance. 25 petals. Average diameter 4.75". Double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, bushy. Large, matte, medium green foliage.
Height of 47" (120 cm).
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) .