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'Dian' rose Description
'Dian' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Barden, Paul
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
9 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD.  
ARS:
Deep pink Miniature.
Registration name: Dian
Exhibition name: Dian
Origin:
Bred by Ralph S. Moore (United States, 1957).
Introduced in United States by Sequoia Nursery, Moore Miniature Roses Historic Archive as 'Dian'.
Introduced in Australia by Roy H. Rumsey Pty. Ltd. in 1962 as 'Dian'.
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Deep pink.  Apple fragrance.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 15" (40 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  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 1,808  on  10 Feb 1959   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Notes:
The seed parent, 0-47-19 = Rosa wichurana Crépin × Floradora