HelpMeFind Roses, Clematis and Peonies
Roses, Clematis and Peonies
and everything gardening related.
DescriptionPhotosLineageAwardsReferencesMember RatingsMember CommentsMember JournalsCuttingsGardensBuy From 
'Sweet Thomas' rose Description
'Sweet Thomas' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Junie Burns
HMF Ratings:
2 favorite votes.  
Mauve or mauve blend Miniature, Cl..
Registration name: Sweet Thomas
Exhibition name: Sweet Thomas
Bred by Junie Burns (United States, 2015).
Miniature, Cl..  
Purple blend or mauve.  Burgundy purple with dark yellow stamens.  Strong fragrance.  41 petals.  Average diameter 2".  Medium, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters bloom form.  Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Tall, arching, climbing, upright.  Medium, medium green foliage.  

Height: 3' to 4' (90 to 120cm).  
USDA zone 9a and warmer.  Can be used for pillar.  Hardy.  vigorous.  can be trained as a climber.  suitable for a pillar.  Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot , very mildew resistant, very rust resistant.  Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom.  Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..  Remove unproductive wood every third year or so.  
Breeder's notes:
This rose has a strong sweet fragrance, the honey bees really like rolling around in the dark yellow pollen on a warm afternoon.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
© 2024