'Leander' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.Registration name: AUSleaExhibition name:
Shrub. English Rose Collection.
Apricot or apricot blend. Fruity fragrance. Very double bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 7' to 14' (215 to 425cm). Width: 5' to 6' (150 to 185cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b.
The Plant Science Dept. of the Nova Scotia Agriculture College evaluated 58 English Roses to assess their hardiness and disease-resistance. Their results can be found at: http://www.nsac.ns.ca/nsac/ps/annual96/mapple.htm. Leander was found to be winter hardy.