'First Lady Nancy' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Chris Greenwood
Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: AROnanceExhibition name:
First Lady Nancy
Light yellow, light pink shading. None to mild, tea fragrance. Average diameter 5". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, formal, high-centered to cupped, spiral centers bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Medium, bushy, upright, well-branched. Large, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden.
United States - Patent No: PP 5,295 on 16 Oct 1984 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Parentage listed in patent is [American Heritage X First Prize]
Some question about parentage... Jack Christensen says parentage is First Prize x American Heritage... the blossom is cream with a pink blush and this rose is no longer available...