'Elle ®' rose Description
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Pink blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: MEIbderosExhibition name:
Light pink, orange-pink reverse. Strong, citrus, spice fragrance. 50 to 55 petals. Average diameter 5". Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Pointed, ovoid buds.
Short, bushy, compact. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 3' to 5' (90 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, 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) .
Australia - Application No: 2002/119 on 2002 VIEW PBR PATENT
United States - Application on 3 Apr 2005'Meibderos'
Application 11/066,819 filed Feb. 28, 2005 which is a continuation of plant patent Applic. No. 10/114,445, filed Apr 3, 2002.
Breeder listed in the Rose Hills International Trials.