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'Radiance' rose Description
'Pink Radiance (hybrid tea, Cook, 1908)' rose photo
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Light pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Radiance
Bred by John Cook & Son (United States, 1908).
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in before 1921 as 'Radiance'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Light pink, pink reverse, darker center.  Strong, damask, old rose fragrance.  Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, globular bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Bushy, upright.  
Height of up to 5' (up to 150 cm).  Width of up to 4' (up to 120 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Hardy.  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.  
See notes on the Radiance Family under "Comments."
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