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'Flaming Peace' rose Description
'Flaming Peace (Hybrid Tea, McGredy, 1966)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Rosaholic's Southern California Garden
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Average rating: GOOD+.  
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Kronenbourg ®
Exhibition name: Flaming Peace
Discovered by Samuel Darragh McGredy IV (1963).
Introduced in Ireland by Samuel McGredy and Son, Nurserymen (Ireland) as 'Flaming Peace'.
Introduced in Australia by Treloar Roses in 1966 as 'Kronenbourg'.
Introduced in New Zealand by Avenue Roses/Avenue Nurseries (Levin) Ltd. in 1966 as 'Kronenbourg'.
Introduced in India by National Bot. Research Inst. NBRI in before 2009 as 'Kronenbourg'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Red blend, yellow reverse.  Mild fragrance.  up to 50 petals.  Average diameter 6".  Very large, very full (41+ petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Height of 31" to 4' 11" (80 to 150 cm).  
USDA zone 7b and warmer.  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) .  
Breeder's notes:
'Kronenbourg' - Macbo. For the French beer.
United States - Patent No: PP 2,745   VIEW USPTO PATENT