'Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Henrique Rodrigues Vivián
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Orange, yellow reverse. None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 3.75". Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Large, glossy foliage.
Height: 20" to 32" (50 to 80cm).
USDA zone 3b through 7b. Very vigorous. shade tolerant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Australia - Patent No: AU2972P on 10 Feb 2006
Application No: 2003/152 on 20 Jun 2003 VIEW PBR PATENT
seed parent ‘Bernsteinrose’ x pollen parent (seedling x ‘Korimro’ syn Immensee). The seed parent is characterised by deep yellow flower colour. The pollen parent is a breeding selection in breeder’s private collection. ...Breeder: Wilhelm Kordes, Sparrieshoop, Germany
First overseas sale Germany Oct 2001. First Australian sale Jun 2002.
European Union - Patent on 2000
Germany - Patent on 2000
From the Kordes web site: "Novelty in floribundas with nostalgic flowers, its fashionable colour and ist high degree of disease resistance make it a natural choice for beds but also for single plantation."
From patent: Origin and Breeding Controlled pollination: seed parent ‘Bernsteinrose’ x pollen parent (seedling x ‘Korimro’ syn Immensee). KR