'BRIricky' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Amy's Idaho Rose Garden
Dark red Mini-Flora.Registration name:
BRIrickyExhibition name: Ricky Hendrick
Dark red. None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, exhibition bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Medium, spreading. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 2' to 30" (60 to 75 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease 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.
Vigorous, disease resistant, quick repeat, excellent exhibition form with great substance.