'Apogée ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Charles Quest-Ritson
Orange blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: DELbafExhibition name:
Orange blend. Flowers coppery. Mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Upright. Glossy, dark green foliage.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Vigorous. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..