'American Hero ™' rose Description
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Medium red Hybrid Tea.Registration name: JACvetorExhibition name:
American Hero ™
Red. None to mild, sweet fragrance. 35 to 40 petals. Average diameter 2". Small, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, thornless (or almost). Glossy foliage.
Height: 5' (150cm). Width: 4' (120cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Heat tolerant. 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
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