'Mary Pickford' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Mary Pickford
Light yellow, darker center. Strong fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, thornless (or almost), upright.
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) .