'Nobilo's Chardonnay ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Medium yellow Hybrid Tea.Registration name: MACreleaExhibition name:
Nobilo's Chardonnay ®
Orange - yellow. Mild fragrance. 35 petals. Average diameter 5". Large, full (26-40 petals), expanded , high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, upright. Small, glossy, light green foliage.
Height of 32" to 5¼' (80 to 160 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Prefers warmer sites. 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).
Nobilo's Chardonnay - Macrelea. Nicknamed Release.
New Zealand - Patent No: 317 on 10 Jul 1986
Application No: ROS173 on 30 Jul 1984
Trade Name: Nobilio's Chardonnay.