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'Diamond Jubilee' rose Description
'Diamond Jubilee' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Susan's New Zealand Rose Garden
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
41 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Light yellow Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Diamond Jubilee
Origin:
Bred by Eugene S. "Gene" Boerner (United States, 1947).
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in 1950 as 'Diamond Jubilee'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Light yellow.  Mild to strong fragrance.  30 petals.  Average diameter 4".  Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 3' to 4¼' (90 to 130 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.  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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 824  on  15 Feb 1949   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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