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'Oso Happy Smoothie' rose Description
'ZLEcharlie' rose photo
Photo courtesy of jedmar
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
6 favorite votes.  
Origin:
Bred by David Charles Zlesak (United States, 2004).
Introduced in United States by Edmunds' Roses in 2011 as 'Oso Happy Smoothie'.
Class:
Polyantha.  
Bloom:
Deep pink, magenta or violet - with white center.  Mild, spice fragrance.  up to 5 petals.  Average diameter 1.5".  Small, single (4-8 petals), in large clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Pointed, ovoid buds.  
Habit:
Medium, bushy, thornless (or almost).  Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.  5 to 7 leaflets.  
Height of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).  Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
Growing:
Can be used for beds and borders or container rose.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 23,456  on  12 Mar 2013   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/317,910  on  1 Nov 2011
The pollination occurred in late spring 2004....ZLECharlie’ was originated by me by crossing two of my unnamed, unreleased seedling selections. The female parent of ‘ZLECharlie’ is a seedling selection designated 2002-22 and the male parent is a selection designated Poly A.
Ploidy:
Diploid
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