'Roxy Kordana' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Shirley Hooper's Idaho Garden
Red. None / no fragrance. 35 to 40 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Small to medium, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped, high-centered to flat, quartered, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Medium, long, rounded buds.
Compact, upright, well-branched. Small, glossy, leathery foliage. 5 leaflets.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm). Width of up to 30" (up to 75 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 11,148 on 7 Dec 1999 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 09/046,392 on 23 Mar 1998
Wilhelm Kordes (Jan 1996)
Jackson & Perkins Greenhouse Roses says Roxy Kordana has fiery-red cupped and quartered blooms.