'White Cap' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Kathy Strong's Del Cerro Garden
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White, near white or white blend Floribunda, Cl..
Registration name: White Cap
Climber, Floribunda, Cl., Hybrid Tea, Cl..
White or white blend. Strong fragrance. 50 to 60 petals. Very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, old-fashioned, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 10' (up to 305 cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, garden, landscape or pillar. 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 1,273 on 27 Apr 1954 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 269,989 on 5 Feb 1952
“The date of the pollenation of my new rose was July 7, 1948”.
Registered as a Climbing Hybrid Tea Rose