'Flower Carpet Red' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
Dark red. None / no fragrance. Average diameter 2". Semi-double (9-16 petals), in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 20" to 32" (50 to 80 cm). Width of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Australia - Application No: 1996/014 on 1996 VIEW PBR PATENT
European Union - Patent No: 2436 on 1 Sep 1997
Application No: 95/0878
Holder: Noack, Werner. Approved Denomination: NOAfeuer.
United States - Patent No: PP 10,084 on 28 Oct 1997 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 12 Apr 1996
The US Patent for this rose describes it as follows: Flower Carpet Red
('Heidefeuer™', NOAfeuer) is a Floribunda which forms continuously throughout the season attractive long-lasting light to medium red blossoms with yellow stamens... Parentage as shown... A two-year old plant commonly will form approximately 50 blossoms that are borne in 3 to 4 sprays. A spray commonly will last up to four weeks. The plant is winter hardy and sets red-brown hips...