'City of Leeds' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Harris, Peter G.
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Registration name: City of Leeds
Exhibition name: City of Leeds
Salmon-pink. Orange salmon. Mild fragrance. 19 to 20 petals. Average diameter 4.5". Semi-double to double bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, thornless (or almost), upright. Dark green foliage.
Height of 30" to 4½' (75 to 135 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. 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.
City of Leeds - 60/240. Nicknamed Donald.