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'Kiss Me Kate ®' rose Description
'Kiss Me Kate ®' rose photo
Photo courtesy of RosTom
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Bred by W. Kordes & Sons (Germany, 2005).
Introduced in Germany by W. Kordes' Söhne (Retail) in 2016 as 'Kiss Me Kate'.
Introduced in Australia by Treloar Roses in 2019 as 'Kiss Me Kate'.
Climber.  Parfuma® Collection.  
Rose-pink, darker reverse.  Strong, green apple, lemon, myrrh, raspberry fragrance.  Average diameter 3.5".  Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), quartered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Height of up to 6' 7" (up to 200 cm).  
Australia - Patent  on  3 Dec 2019
Application No: 2019/247   VIEW PBR PATENT
Application No: 2019/247 Accepted: 03 Dec 2019
Applicant: W. Kordes' Sohne Rosenschulen GmbH & Co KG.
Agent: Midwood Roses Pty Ltd, Portland, VIC.
United States - Application No: 20190037745
[0002] The new variety of Rosa hybrida Climbing Rose Plant of the present invention was created by during May 2005 at Klein Offenseth-Sparrieshoop, Germany by artificial pollination wherein two parents were crossed which previously had been studied in the hope that they would contribute the desired characteristics. The female parent (i.e., seed parent) of the new variety was the `DELeri` variety (non-patented in the United States). The male parent (i.e., pollen parent) was the (`KORgosumu`x`KORvanaber`) variety (non-patented in the United States).
Christened July 2, 2016 in Heilbronn.
Kiss Me Kate