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'Sunset Boulevard' rose Description
'Sunset Boulevard' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Ron Harris
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
16 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Orange-pink Floribunda.
Registration name: Sunset Boulevard
Origin:
Bred by Harkness (United Kingdom, before 1994).
Class:
Floribunda, Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Salmon-pink.  Mild to strong fragrance.  Medium, double (17-25 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, classic hybrid tea, cupped, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Medium, upright.  Glossy, dark green foliage.  
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).  Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.  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.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).  
Patents:
European Union - Patent No: 3106  on  2 Jun 1998
Application No: 19970526  on  18 Apr 1997
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