'Accolade' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Accolade
Exhibition name: Accolade
Red blend, darker shading. Mild fragrance. 41 to 50 petals. Average diameter 4". Borne mostly solitary, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Height of 4' 11" (150 cm). Width of 4' 1" to 4¼' (125 to 130 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous. 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.