'Ko's Yellow' rose Description
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Yellow blend Miniature.Registration name: MACkosyelExhibition name:
Yellow blend, pink edges, ages to lighter . Mild fragrance. 39 to 43 petals. Average diameter 1.75". Large, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, compact. Small, glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of 18" to 39" (45 to 100 cm).
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.
Ko's Yellow - Mackosyel. For Ko Schuurman.
United States - Patent No: PP 4,385 on 27 Feb 1979 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 05/874,824 on 3 Feb 1978
This rose was named for Ko Schuurman, the wife of a close colleague and friend of the hybridizer.