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'Clodagh McGredy' rose Description
'Clodagh McGredy' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Maurice REYBAUD
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Clodagh McGredy
Bred by Samuel Darragh (1932-2019) McGredy IV (1991).
Introduced by Unknown (New Zealand) in 2001 as 'Clodagh McGredy'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Apricot or apricot blend, ages to lighter .  Apricot-bronze. Soft buff-amber. Bronze.  Moderate fragrance.  Small to medium, double (17-25 petals), ruffled bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Compact.  Matte, medium green foliage.  
Height of 31" to 43" (80 to 110 cm).  
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  Can be used for exhibition or garden.  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) .  
Breeder's notes:
Clodagh McGredy - Macswanle. Nicknamed Swanley. For my daughter.
Named for Sam McGredy's youngest daughter
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