'Sweet Fragrance' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Grandiflora.
Apricot or apricot blend. Blend of orange, coral and yellow aging to salmon pink. Strong, sweet fragrance. Average diameter 3.5". Medium-large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, classic hybrid tea bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 2' to 4' (60 to 120cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, garden, hedge or landscape. 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.
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