'Playgirl ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Robert Neil Rippetoe
Medium pink Floribunda.Registration name: MORplagExhibition name:
Pink, lavender blending. Red filaments. Mild to strong fragrance. 5 to 7 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Large, single (4-8 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, exhibition, flat, ruffled bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed buds.
Medium, bushy, compact, rounded, spreading, thornless (or almost), upright, well-branched. Medium, semi-glossy, dense, leathery foliage.
Height of up to 30" (up to 75 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Hardy. vigorous. 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. Can be pruned to maintain a shorter habit.
United States - Patent No: PP 6,468 on 13 Dec 1988 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 07/006,782 on 27 Jan 1987