'Ankori' rose Description
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Orange blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: KORangeliExhibition name:
Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea.
Orange. Flowers bright vermilion orange. None to mild fragrance. 40 petals. Average diameter 4.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered to flat, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy, upright. Medium, matte, medium green, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous.
United States - Patent No: PP 5,012 on 29 Mar 1983 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: US1981000299167 on 3 Sep 1981
Inventor: Kordes, Reimer, Sparrieshoop, Germany. Applicant: Jackson & Perkins Company, Medford, Oregon. Parentage: 'Mercedes' (USPP003724) x Unknown. The primary objective was to produce a new rose variety combining the color and form of 'Mercedes' with the longer stems and larger blooms of the pollen parent.
Lineage from U. S. Patent