'Kosmos ® Fairy Tale' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Frank M. Luetze
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White, near white or white blend Floribunda.
Cream, peach center. Flowers cream white with pale peach coloration in the center of the bloom. Mild fragrance. 80 to 90 petals. Average diameter 3.25". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Arching, bushy, compact, upright. Glossy, medium green, dense, leathery foliage.
Height: 39" to 47" (100 to 120cm). Width: 31" to 39" (80 to 100cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Vigorous. produces decorative hips. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 21,314 on 28 Sep 2010 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 11/893,516 on 15 Aug 2007
The new variety of rose plant of the present invention originated from a controlled crossing in a breeding program of two distinct parents during the summer of 1997. The crossing was between an un-named seedling and an un-named seedling.