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'Virgo' rose Description
'Virgo' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Lyn's Rose Garden
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
35 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
White, near white or white blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Virgo
Origin:
Bred by Charles Mallerin (France, 1947).
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in 1951 as 'Virgo'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
White or white blend.  Mild fragrance.  30 petals.  Medium-large, very double bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.  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) .  
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