'JASwee' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Starnes Jr., John A.
Deep pink Tea.
Registration name: JASwee
Deep pink. Strong fragrance. 41 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Short, bushy. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, garden or specimen. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Remove unproductive wood every third year or so. Resist the urge to prune this rose too heavily -- it doesn't like it!.
Very remontant in Tampa; fragrance a very intense blend of citrus peel and old rose.
Color: Flowers magenta pink, reverse silvery pink.