'Pink Marina Kordana ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
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 of 6.5" to 7" (16 to 18 cm). Width of 5.5" to 6.5" (14 to 16 cm).
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.
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.