'Irish Crème' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: PERcremeExhibition name:
Buff to light apricot. Moderate, spice fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, upright. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height: 5' (150cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to rust . 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) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
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Donovan's Roses describes the color of Irish Creme as a smooth creamy brown color that will be a hit with both flower arrangers and rose exhibitors alike...