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'Above and Beyond™' rose Description
'Above and Beyond™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Dingo2001
Availability:
Commercially available
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HMF Ratings:
12 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Large-Flowered Climber.
Registration name: ZLEeltonStrack
Exhibition name: Above and Beyond™
Origin:
Bred by David Charles Zlesak (United States, 2000).
Introduced in United States by Bailey Nurseries in 2015 as 'Above and Beyond'.
Class:
Large-Flowered Climber, Shrub.  
Bloom:
Light apricot.  Orange buds open to 5 or more apricot semi-double to double blooms..  Mild, spice fragrance.  14 to 22 petals.  Average diameter 3.5".  Large, semi-double to double, in large clusters, flat to cupped bloom form.  Prolific, spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.  Medium, pointed, ovoid buds.  
Habit:
Tall, arching, climbing, upright.  Medium, semi-glossy, light green foliage.  5 to 7 leaflets.  
Height of 9' 10" to 13' 1" (300 to 400 cm).  Width of 13' 1" to 16' 5" (400 to 500 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 3b and warmer.  Can be used for garden, hedge, landscape, pillar, shrub or specimen.  Very hardy.  very vigorous.  can be grown as a shrub.  can be trained as a climber.  flowers drop off cleanly.  suitable for a pillar.  Disease susceptibility: disease resistant, blackspot resistant.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 24,463  on  20 May 2014   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/573072  on  20 Aug 2012
Ploidy:
Tetraploid
Notes:
Extremely cane hardy. Top may freeze to snow line in extreme winters in zone 3b.