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'Prairie Star' rose Description
'Prairie Star' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Shelley H
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
37 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
Light yellow Shrub.
Registration name: Prairie Star
Bred by Dr. Griffith J. Buck (United States, 1975).
Shrub.  Buck Roses Collection.  
Yellow, pink undertones.  Flowers pale chrome-yellow, tinted pink.  Moderate, fruity, green apple fragrance.  50 to 60 petals.  Average diameter 3.75".  Large, double (17-25 petals), cupped, quartered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Pointed, ovoid buds.  
Medium, upright.  Dark green, leathery foliage.  
Height of 4' (120 cm).  Width of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 10b.  Can be used for cut flower or garden.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  
'Prairie Star' and 'Barn Dance' are siblings
Heirloom Old Garden Roses says Prairie Star has cupped, yellow tinted pink flowers that appear in clusters of 1 to 15.

Sam Kedem says this rose is certain to win trophies.

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