'Los Angeles' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Robert Neil Rippetoe
Orange-pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Los Angeles
Coral-pink, golden-yellow undertones, apricot undertones. Strong fragrance. Large, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, open bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed buds.
Spreading, upright, well-branched. Medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Vigorous. 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.
Differences of opinion about parentage, see References
Los Angeles was founded by Spanish settlers 4 September 1781.