'Blue Ribbon' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: AROlicalExhibition name:
Lavender. Strong, fruity, sweet fragrance. 35 to 40 petals. Large, double (17-25 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 4' 11" (up to 150 cm).
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.
Lavender Hybrid Tea, very fragrant, large flowers. Moderate growth; low to moderate height. (as per JC's website).
United States - Patent No: PP 6,000 on 1 Sep 1987 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 06/773,661 on 9 Sep 1985
Parentage given is according to breeder.