'Kaikoura ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of MargoJH
Orange blend Miniature.Registration name: MACwallaExhibition name:
Orange blend. Orange-red. Brick-red. Mild fragrance. 27 petals. Average diameter 1.5". Large, in small clusters, flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Compact. Small, dark green foliage.
Height of 1' to 39" (30 to 100 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, susceptible to blackspot . 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.
Kaikoura - Macwalla. Nicknamed Wallaby
New Zealand - Patent No: 1058
The breeder's Reference for this rose is Macwalla. The New Zealand Trade Name is 'Kaikoura'.
Named after a town in New Zealand.