'Panama' rose Description
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Light pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Panama
Light pink, lighter edges. Mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, cupped, globular bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Upright. Glossy, light green 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) .
3 November 1903 Panama declared its independence from Colombia.
On 7 January 1914, the first complete Panama Canal passage by a self-propelled, ocean-going vessel took place by The Alexandre La Valley, an old French crane boat. The "official" opening of the Canal took place on 15 August 1914.