'Home Run ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
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Red. Bright red velvet. None to mild fragrance. 4 to 11 petals. Average diameter 3.25". Medium, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, compact, rounded. Medium, matte, dark green foliage.
Height of 28" to 35" (70 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, garden or landscape. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.
Powdery mildew & black spot free, very fast to cycle bloom, rounded tidy habit
United States - Patent No: PP 18,552 on 4 Mar 2008 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application on 28 Jun 2006