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'Savannah' rose Description
'Savannah (hybrid tea, Weeks, 1980)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Armstrong Garden Centers Inc.
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
7 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Savannah
Origin:
Bred by O.L. Weeks (1912-2002) (United States, 1980).
Class:
Hybrid Tea.  
Bloom:
Apricot, salmon-pink outer petals.  Mild, spice fragrance.  30 to 34 petals.  Average diameter 4.25".  Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Long sepals, pointed, ovoid buds.  
Habit:
Dark green foliage.  3 to 7 leaflets.  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 4,735  on  9 Jun 1981   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 06/150,624  on  16 May 1980
The present invention relates to a new and distinct variety of rose plant of the hybrid tea rose class, which was originated by my crossing an unnamed, unreleased and unpatented rose of my creation as seed parent and the rose known as "Arizona" as pollen parent.
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