'Templar' rose Description
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Medium red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Templar
Carmine-red, darker center, ages to purple . Moderate fragrance. Medium, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, globular bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Dense, thornless (or almost), upright. Dark green, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 7b 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
Different opinions on parentage - see References.