'Red Velvet' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Deborah Nelson
Dark red Hybrid Tea.Registration name: TANorelav
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Dark red. 35 petals. Average diameter 4.25". Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 6b 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.
New Zealand - Patent No: 1151 on 23 Sep 1996
Application No: ROS516 on 2 Mar 1995
PVR Terminated: November 15, 1999.
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Carlton Rose Nurseries says this is currently probably the best florist red worldwide... dark red outer petals and very dark, tough foliage...