'Persian Flame' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Don H
Red blend Shrub.Registration name: MORflameExhibition name:
Hybrid Hulthemia persica, Shrub.
Red blend. Bright yellow buds open to Chinese red inside with a deep red eye. None / no fragrance. Average diameter 2.5". Medium-large, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, spreading. Medium, matte, light green foliage.
Height of 3' to 5' (90 to 150 cm). Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for beds and borders, garden or hedge. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . 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. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..