'Rui no Namida' rose Description
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Hybrid Tea. Eleganza® Collection .
Cream, pink shading, lighter edges. Moderate, rose fragrance. 40 to 45 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, reflexed, ruffled bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed, ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, dark green, dense, leathery foliage.
Height of 39" (100 cm). Width of 2' to 28" (60 to 70 cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Hardy. vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, blackspot resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 21,247 on 31 Aug 2010 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/459,102 on 25 Jun 2009
The new variety of rose plant of the present invention originated from a controlled crossing made in a rose breeding program between ‘TANanilov’ and ‘NOAsia’, both non- patented roses....The new rose plant ‘KORsouba’ was selected in May, 2000 from the seedling beds
Rui no Namida = Rui's tears (http://item.rakuten.co.jp/baranoie/c/0000006479/)