'Violet Carson' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Charles Quest-Ritson
Registration name: Violet Carson
Exhibition name: Violet Carson
Orange-pink. Soft salmon wth soft lemon reverse. Mild to strong fragrance. up to 35 petals. Small to medium, cluster-flowered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, compact, thornless (or almost), upright. Glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Rain tolerant. 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.
'Violet Carson' has reddish purple new foliage