'Golden Fairy Tale ™' rose Description
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Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: KorqueldaExhibition name:
Golden Fairy Tale ™
Lemon-yellow. Medium yellow partly edged red. None to mild fragrance. up to 40 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, full (26-40 petals), in small clusters, cupped, old-fashioned bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed, ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy, upright, well-branched. Medium, glossy, medium green, leathery foliage. 5 leaflets.
Height: 35" to 47" (90 to 120cm). Width: 2' to 28" (60 to 70cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, exhibition or garden. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, very blackspot resistant., mildew resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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 17,048 on 22 Aug 2006 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 11/071,757 on 2 Mar 2005
The new variety of rose plant of the present invention originated from a controlled crossing during the summer of 1995 between an un-named seedling and `KORruge`, a non-patented rose.
No. 010 in the 2003 Monza Competition (Source: Website Roseto Niso Fumagalli).
From the Hortico web site: "New Fairy Tale rose. Medium yellow, sometimes edged red, quartered, very double blooms among, dark green, semi-glossy foliage. Resistant against fungal diseases. 3ft x 2ft. Has received several international awards."