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'My Choice' rose Description
'My Choice (hybrid tea, Le Grice, 1958)' rose photo
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Pink blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: My Choice (hybrid tea, Le Grice, 1958)
Bred by Edward Burton Le Grice (1902-1977) (United Kingdom, 1958).
Introduced in Australia by Brundrett's The Rose People in 1960 as 'My Choice'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Pink, light yellow reverse.  Strong, damask fragrance.  33 petals.  Average diameter 5".  Large, full (26-40 petals), high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Upright.  Leathery foliage.  

Height: up to 30" (up to 75cm).  Width: up to 2' (up to 60cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot , susceptible to Mildew.  Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. .  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.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  
United States - Patent No: PP 1,769  on  11 Nov 1958   VIEW USPTO PATENT