'Tropical Twist' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jennifer & Jim Hughes
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Orange-pink Miniature.Registration name: JACorcaExhibition name:
Orange-pink. Flowers coral orange and apricot with yellow reverse. Mild fragrance. 17 to 25 petals. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 20" to 3' (50 to 90 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 10,882 on 4 May 1999 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Miniature rose plant having flower color of coral orange with a light
yellow cream reverse; a compact, miniature rose habit; dark green, glossy
foliage having resistance to powdery mildew and rust; high centered,
pointed ovoid bud form; and high petal substance.
Walden; John K. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Bear Creek Gardens, Inc.
There's a color photograph of this rose in the November 1998 issue of the American Rose Society's American Rose magazine (p. 28).
It is described as "orange with creamy yellow reverse"