'Bonfire ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Susan Murphy
Red blend Miniature.Registration name: BencincuentaExhibition name:
Geranium-red, white reverse. None to mild fragrance. 21 to 28 petals. Average diameter 1.5". Medium, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, upright, well-branched. Medium, matte, dark green foliage.
Height of 2' to 30" (60 to 75 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 10b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Vigorous. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..
Set the show table on fire with this perfectly formed red miniature. Exceptionally rich red petals, with a white reverse will be an exhibitor's delight. The plant is vigorous, easy to grow, and continuously covered with hybrid tea type blooms.