'Moonlight Romantica ®' rose Description
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Yellow. [Yellow, lighter outer petals.] Strong fragrance. up to 50 petals. Average diameter 4.75". Very large, very double, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, climbing, upright. Semi-glossy, dark green foliage. 3 to 7 leaflets.
Height: up to 6' (up to 185cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 30,572 on 18 Jun 2019 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 15/731,816 on 8 Aug 2017
Inventors: Meilland; Alain Antoine (Antibes, FR)
The female parent (i.e., the seed parent) was an unnamed seedling (non-patented) which was the product of the cross of the `MEIRONSSE` variety (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 8,496) and `MEIPSILON` variety (non-patented). The male parent (i.e., the pollen parent) was the `AUSMAS` variety (non-patented in the United States)..... The rose plants of the new variety were approximately two years of age