'George Burns ™' rose Description
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Yellow blend Floribunda.Registration name: WEKcalrocExhibition name:
George Burns ™
Yellow, red stripes, cream stripes, pink stripes. Strong, citrus, fruity fragrance. 26 to 40 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, compact, upright. Large, matte, dark green foliage.
Height: 30" to 42" (75 to 105cm).
USDA zone 3b through 10b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. 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.
United States - Patent No: PP 10,334 on 21 Apr 1998 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 08/816,868 on 13 Mar 1997