'97RMX1' rose Description
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Yellow. Deep yellow with lighter outer petals aging to buttercream. Mild to strong, violets fragrance. up to 38 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, full (26-40 petals), old-fashioned, rounded bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, compact, rounded. Medium, glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 2' to 4' (60 to 120 cm). Width of 2' to 4' (60 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 9b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, garden, ground cover or hedge. Hardy. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant, very blackspot 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. Needs little care; relatively disease-free and quite hardy.
United States - Patent No: PP 19,046 on 22 Jul 2008 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 11/809,232 on 31 May 2007
The new variety of shrub rose, `BAIload`, designated as seedling No 97RMX1 was selected among seedlings derived from a cross made in Yamhill, Oreg. in 1991 [should be 1997] between the female parent, `RADsun` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 13,063) and the male parent, an unnamed intermediate seedling derived from a cross between `RADsun` as the female parent and `Noason` (not patented) as the male parent. `BAIload` was selected as unique and budded onto understock in August 1998 and reselected by the inventors for its distinct characteristics in 2001.