'Colorama' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cheryl Moore
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Colorama
Exhibition name: Colorama
Red, cream reverse. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 4.75". Large, double (17-25 petals), cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Bushy, upright. Glossy foliage.
Height of up to 30" (up to 75 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Very 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .