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'What a Peach ™' rose Description
'What a Peach ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Kit
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
28 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.
Registration name: CHEwpeachdell
Exhibition name: What a Peach ™
Origin:
Bred by Christopher H. Warner (United Kingdom, 2000).
Introduced in United States by Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc. in 2002 as 'What a Peach'.
Class:
Miniature, Shrub.  Shrublet ™.  
Bloom:
Apricot or apricot blend.  Strong fragrance.  Average diameter 2.25".  Small bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 4' 7" to 5' 11" (140 to 180 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 15,287   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 10/306,924  on  29 Nov 2002
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