'Carte d'Or' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues Vivián
Medium yellow Floribunda.
Yellow. (Jaune canari). None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 3.5". Large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Armed with thorns / prickles, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 26" to 30" (65 to 75 cm).
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.
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Participated in the 2001 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli.)
Sold in Japan as 'Izu no Odoriko' = *The dancing girl of Izu", a short story by Nobel Prize winner Yasunari Kawabata (1926).