'My Girl' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patsy & Ed Cunningham
Shrub. Easy Elegance ® Collection.
Deep pink, red shading. Mild, rose fragrance. 28 to 30 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, very double, borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, cupped-to-flat, rosette, ruffled bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Medium, compact, upright, well-branched. Semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 4' 1" (up to 125 cm). Width of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
USDA zone 4a through 9b. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower, garden, landscape or shrub. Very hardy. vigorous. Disease susceptibility: mildew resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 19,952 on 21 Apr 2009 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/151,415 on 6 May 2008
The new variety of shrub rose, `BAIgirl`, designated as seedling No. 97R315-1P was selected among seedlings derived from a cross made in Yamhill, Oreg. in 1997 between an unnamed proprietary seedling of the inventor's, No. R92108, as the female parent and `NOAtraum` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 7,282) as the male parent.