'Peter Frankenfeld ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cheryl Moore
Exhibition name: Peter Frankenfeld ®
Rose-pink. Mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, spreading. Medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of 4' to 5' (120 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 7b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant. 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) .