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'Miss America' rose Description
'Miss America' rose photo
Photo courtesy of CybeRose
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
11 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Pink blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Miss America
Origin:
Bred by Jean Henri (J.H.) Nicolas (United States, before 1937).
Introduced in United States by Jackson & Perkins Co. in 1938 as 'Miss America'.
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Light pink, salmon-pink shading, golden-yellow undertones.  Flowers of flesh-pink, flushed with salmon, with a base of gold..  Strong fragrance.  65 petals.  Average diameter 6".  Very large, very full (41+ petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Upright.  Large, dark green, leathery foliage.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Hardy.  vigorous.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 264   VIEW USPTO PATENT
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