'Special Effects' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Rosaholic's Southern California Garden
Orange blend Floribunda.Registration name: DesspecialExhibition name:
Orange and white, stripes. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 4.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, matte, dark green foliage.
Height of up to 4' (up to 120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden or landscape. 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.