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'Crackling Fire ™' rose Description
'Crackling Fire ™' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Ingrid W.
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
JACorg
HMF Ratings:
8 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Orange blend Miniature.
Registration name: JACorg
Exhibition name: Crackling Fire ™
Origin:
Bred by John Walden (United States, 1999).
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Orange blend.  Mild, musk, spice fragrance.  20 to 25 petals.  Average diameter 2.5".  Double (17-25 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 14" to 18" (35 to 45 cm).  Width of 16" to 20" (40 to 50 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .  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).  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 12,322  on  2002   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 455214  on  6 Dec 1999
Miniature rose plant named JACorg
John K. Walden, Burlington, Washington
Parentage: Seedling x SAValife
... high centered, two inch, copper-orange flowers, blending to pink with age; and dark green, glossy, disease resistant foliage... At maturity, height is 16 to 18 inches, width is 16 to 20 inches... Average stem length is about six to eight inches... Number of petals under normal conditions: 20-25... Fragrance: Slight; spicy... Lastingness: On the plant: Long (about eight to nine days). As a cut flower: Not tested... Resistant to mildew and rust; susceptible to blackspot under normal growing conditions...
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