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'American Home' rose Description
'American Home (hybrid tea, Morey, 1960)' rose photo
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Dark red Hybrid Tea.
Bred by Dr. Dennison H. Morey (United States, 1960).
Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. as 'American Home'.
Introduced by Unknown (Australia) in 1963 as 'American Home'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Dark red.  Strong fragrance.  30 petals.  Average diameter 4.5".  Large, full (26-40 petals), cupped bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Ovoid buds.  
Medium, upright.  Leathery foliage.  
Height of 4' 11" (150 cm).  
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Can be used for cut flower or garden.  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.  
Parentage is reversed in the references
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