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'Front Page ™' rose Description
'Front Page ™ (hybrid tea, Winchel 2000)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Rupert, Kim L.
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
16 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Red blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: WINfpage
Exhibition name: Front Page ™
Origin:
Bred by Joseph F. Winchel (United States, 2000).
Introduced in United States by Coiner Nursery in 2000 as 'Front Page'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Red blend.  Mild fragrance.  26 to 40 petals.  Average diameter 3.5".  Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of 25" (65 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b and warmer.  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.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 12,609  on  7 May 2002   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application  on  12 Jan 2000
Notes:
Norma Thomas writes: 'Front Page's blooms are quite large with many petals and the color fades before the blooms are fully open.