'Carmella Fairy Tale ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Ein Rosengaertchen / A little Rose Garden
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Yellow. Light amber upper. None to mild fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, old-fashioned, quartered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, bushy, spreading. Large, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height: up to 47" (up to 120cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for garden, landscape or shrub. 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.
Australia - Patent No: AU2971P on 10 Feb 2006
Application No: 2003/151 on 20 Jun 2003 VIEW PBR PATENT
Applicant: W. Kordes’ Sohne Rosenschulen GmbH & Co KG, Offenseth-Sparrieshoop, Germany.
Agent: Treloar Roses Pty Ltd, Portland, VIC.
seed parent ‘Korruge’ syn Rugelda x pollen parent (‘Westerland’ x seedling). 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