'Hanami-Gawa' rose Description
Photo courtesy of jedmar
Orange-pink Miniature, Cl..
Registration name: Hanami-Gawa
Exhibition name: Hanami-Gawa
Climber, Miniature, Cl., Shrub.
Salmon-pink. Geranium-pink shading. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 1.25". Small, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, flat bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Medium, arching, bushy. Semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height: 2' to 5' (60 to 150cm). Width: 3' to 6' (90 to 185cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for garden, ground cover or landscape. Vigorous. shade tolerant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Prune lightly or not at all.
United States - Patent No: PP 5,841 on 30 Dec 1986 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 06/636,483 on 1 Aug 1984
A new and distinct variety rose plant of the Shrub Class is provided which produces double pink blossoms in extreme abundance during the springtime which give a strikingly attractive overall appearance. The plant exhibits a distinctive weeping or semi-pendulous growth habit combined with extreme hardiness and excellent disease resistance.
Inventors: Suzuki; Seizo (Tokyo, JP)
Assignee: The Conard-Pyle Company (West Grove, PA)
For more information about parentage, see References.
In his column Roses Abroad in the January 1998 issue of the American Rose magazine (pp.16-7), Sean McCann says this rose makes a great candidate for a hanging basket.
One of the Roses that "passed the test" in Longwood Garden's Ten-Year Rose Trials.