'J. Otto Thilow' rose Description
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Medium pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: J. Otto Thilow
Exhibition name: J. Otto Thilow
Deep pink, darker center. Moderate fragrance. Very large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed buds.
Upright. Glossy foliage.
Height of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. 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) .
Parentage is reversed in the references