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'Catalonia' rose Description
'Catalonia (hybrid tea, Dot, 1931)' rose photo
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Orange or orange-red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Catalonia
Bred by Pedro (Pere) Dot (Spain, 1931).
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in 1935 as 'Catalonia'.
Crimson or cardinal red, golden-yellow shading.  Moderate fragrance.  Medium to large, very double, in small clusters, flat, globular bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Well-branched.  Dark green foliage.  
Height of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm).  Width of up to 4' (up to 120 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b.  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.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  
Arena Rose Co.'s Catalog 2000 says Catalonia is an older Hybrid Tea by the Spanish hybridizer, Pedro Dot. It produces large blooms of salmon-apricot on long, straight stems...
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