'Pink Marina Kordana ®' rose Description
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Deep pink Miniature.Registration name: KORmisso
Deep pink. Flowers strong pink. None / no fragrance. 50 to 60 petals. Average diameter 1.75". Small, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, high-centered to flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Medium, long, pointed, ovoid buds.
Compact, upright, well-branched. Small, glossy, leathery foliage. 5 leaflets.
Height: 6.5" to 7" (16 to 18cm). Width: 5.5" to 6.5" (14 to 16cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for container rose or garden. 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.
Canada - Patent No: 1209 on 16 Jul 2002
Application No: 98-1260 on 11 Mar 1998
Rights revoked on December 9, 2011.
Trade name: Pink Marina Kordana
Breeder: Wilhelm Kordes, Sparrieshoop, Germany
United States - Patent No: PP 11,264 on 7 Mar 2000 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 073021 on 4 May 1998
Inventor: Wilhelm Kordes (Sparrieshoop, DE). Assignee: Bear Creek Gardens, Inc. (Medford, OR)... Miniature... this flower color mutation of the variety KORialie was discovered in a greenhouse in Sparrieshoop, Germany in the summer of 1995...
Jackson & Perkins Greenhouse Roses says Pink Marina Kordana has cerise pink blossoms that are a striking contrast to semi-glossy dark green foliage.