'Invitation' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Invitation
Exhibition name: Invitation
Salmon-pink. Strong, fruity, spice fragrance. 30 petals. Average diameter 4.5". Medium-large, full (26-40 petals), exhibition, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Bushy, compact. Glossy, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Vigorous.
United States - Patent No: PP 2,018 on 31 Jan 1961 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 11 Apr 1960