'Alphonse Daudet ®' rose Description
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Medium yellow Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Alphonse Daudet ®
Apricot blend. Moderate fragrance. 75 to 80 petals. Large, very full (41+ petals), quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 39" to 43" (100 to 110 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. 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) .
European Union - Application No: 97/1154 on 20 Oct 1997
Applicant: Meilland International. Breeder: Meilland, Alain Antoine.
Meilland describes the blossoms as mimosa yellow with pale shrimp red veins in the centre...