'Eye of the Tiger' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Maurice REYBAUD
Hybrid Hulthemia persica, Shrub.
Light yellow, red flecks, orange shading, ages to cream . Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.75". Medium, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Bushy, compact, upright. Glossy foliage. 7 leaflets.
Height of 28" to 35" (70 to 90 cm). Width of 1' to 19" (30 to 45 cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 28,394 on 19 Sep 2017 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 14/757,058 on 12 Nov 2015
The cross resulting in this new variety was made during June of 2006. The seed parent is the unpatented variety referred to as Rosa hybrid ‘Belting Pink’. The pollen parent is the unpatented variety referred to as Rosa hybrid ‘Golden Age’.
The parentage in the references is reversed to that of the Plant Patent.