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'Old Fragrance' rose Description
'Old Fragrance' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Bruce Martin
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
51 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Medium pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: TANschaubud
Exhibition name: Duftrausch ®
Origin:
Bred by Hans Jürgen Evers (1940-2007) (Germany, 1986).
Introduced in Germany by Rosen-Tantau/Tantau Roses in 1986 as 'Senteur Royale'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Violet and pink.  Strong, damask fragrance.  40 petals.  Large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 2' to 32" (60 to 80 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).  
Patents:
Australia - Application No: 1990/033  on  19 Feb 1990   VIEW PBR PATENT
Synonym: Olde Fragrance. Applicant: Rosen Tantau.
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