'Fortune Teller ™' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: JACheirExhibition name:
Fortune Teller ™
Purple - red. Strong fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Average diameter 4.25". Large, very double, borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed, ovoid buds.
Glossy, grey-green, leathery foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height: 4'11" to 5¼' (150 to 160cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Plant in partial shade for best color. prefers dry climates. 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 9,397 on 12 Dec 1995 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/281,252 on 26 Jul 1994
Inventors: Zary; Keith W. (Thousand Oaks, CA)