'Brown Velvet' rose Description
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Russet Floribunda.Registration name: MACultraExhibition name:
Russet. Orange, tinged brownish. Reddish brown. Mild fragrance. 35 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters, flat, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, upright. Medium, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 4' 7" to 6' 7" (140 to 200 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
Colorbreak - Macultra. Nicknamed Ultra
United States - Patent No: PP 5,764 on 15 Jul 1986 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 06/625,032 on 27 Jun 1984