'True Passion' rose Description
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Orange-red. Pepper fragrance. 50 to 60 petals. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Compact, spreading. Semi-glossy, medium green foliage. 5 to 9 leaflets.
Height: up to 22" (up to 55cm). Width: up to 26" (up to 65cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 28,928 on 6 Feb 2018 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 15/330,571 on 13 Oct 2016
Inventors: Lim; Peter Ping (Escondido, C
Assignee: Altman Specialty Plants, Inc. (Vista, CA)
The cross resulting in this new variety was made during April of 2009. ...The seed parent is the unpatented variety Rosa `The Finest`. The pollen parent is the unpatented variety Rosa `Orange Fire`. The new variety was selected in June of 2010 by the inventor in a group of seedlings resulting from the 2009 crossing, in a research nursery in McMinnville, Oreg.
Member wirosarian comments: According to Ping Lim's Face Book page the name 'Double 10' comes from....."October 10 is "Double10", the rose to celebrate the birth of first republic nation (ROC) in Asia!"
Source: True Passion