'Abbeyfield Rose' Description
Photo courtesy of Charles Quest-Ritson
Deep pink Hybrid Tea.Registration name: COCbroseExhibition name:
Rose-pink. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 4". Medium, full (26-40 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot . 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.
The AbbeyfIeld Trust provides homes for the elderly.