'Crown Princess Mary ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of R. Sauder, A Rideau Valley Rose Garden
White, near white or white blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: TomroyalExhibition name:
Crown Princess Mary ™
White or white blend. White, cream/pink upper; cream reverse. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 3.25". Medium, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy. Medium, glossy foliage.
Height of 47" to 4' 11" (120 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.
Australia - Application No: 2006228058 on 13 Oct 2006 VIEW PBR PATENT
The TOMROYAL rose was derived from Seedling 196865, being a cross
between 65 ROSES (SHRUB) and FRANCIS PHOEBE (HYBRID TEA
CLASSIFICATION), as seed parent was crossed with OPHELIA (HYBRID TEA
I 5 CLASSIFICATION) as pollen parent.
A different seed parentage is quoted in the 2006 Australian Patent.