'Lady Reading' rose Description
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Medium red Polyantha.
Registration name: Lady Reading
Exhibition name: Lady Reading
Red. Small, semi-double to double, in large clusters bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. 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.
Sangerhausen states breeder as Van Herk.
Alice Edith Cohen (ca. 1866 - January 30, 1930), married Rufus Isaacs on December 8, 1887. She became Baroness Reading on his ennoblement in 1914 and finally Marchionness of Reading in 1926.