'Overnight Scentsation ™' rose Description
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Medium pink Mini-Flora.Registration name: SAVanightExhibition name:
Overnight Scentsation ™
Mini-Flora, Patio. Scentsation ® Series.
Pink. Strong, rose fragrance. Average diameter 3". Large, very full (41+ petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm). Width of 14" to 2' (35 to 60 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 11. Very hardy. drought resistant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 11,303 on 21 Mar 2000 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 995574 on 22 Dec 1997
Inventor: Saville, F. Harmon. Assignee: Nor'East Miniature Roses, Inc. A new miniature rose plant with many petalled, fragrant pink flowers. Parentage: 'Taxi' x BENalav... Needs protection in severe climates...
Nor'East Miniatures says Overnight Scentsation™ is the most fragrant mini rose ever with large flowers of bright medium pink, laden with a strong rose scent. This is the first rose in space via John Glenn & Co. in 1998. One of the reasons it was sent along on the trip is its extraordinarily strong fragrance. A perfume is made from the fragrant oils of this rose.
It has large flowers of bright, medium pink and each many-petaled bloom is laden with a strong rose scent. The flowers measure 2 1/2 to 3 inches across, so it'll be a big hit in your neighborhood. This plant is an upright grower and has soft, matte green foliage.