'Painted Desert' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Moyesii's garden
Orange or orange-red Grandiflora.Registration name: MACchopsuExhibition name:
Orange or orange-red. Mild fragrance. 25 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Large, medium green foliage.
Height of 43" (110 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
Painted Desert - Macchopsu. Nicknamed Chop Suey.
United States - Patent No: PP 10,697 on 24 Nov 1998 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/742,142 on 31 Oct 1996
A hybrid tea rose variety producing red flowers.
McGredy; Sam (Auckland, NZ)
DeVor Nurseries, Inc.