'Hawaiian Sunset' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Smart
Orange blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Hawaiian Sunset
Exhibition name: Hawaiian Sunset
Orange, yellow edges. Moderate fragrance. 45 to 50 petals. Average diameter 5". Large, very full (41+ petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Upright, well-branched. Glossy, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Vigorous. 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) .