'Over the Moon ®' rose Description
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Tea.Registration name: ORAclelonExhibition name:
Over the Moon ®
Apricot, yellow reverse. Mild, apple, fruity fragrance. 25 to 35 petals. Average diameter 5". Very large, very double, borne mostly solitary, high-centered to cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, bushy, upright. Semi-glossy, medium green, leathery foliage. 3 to 5 leaflets.
Height: 43" to 4¼' (110 to 130cm). Width: 19" to 23" (50 to 60cm).
Can be used for cut flower, garden or landscape. Vigorous. does not do well in warmer climates.
United States - Patent No: PP 21,577 on 21 Dec 2010 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/589,859 on 29 Oct 2009
Inventors: Pierre Orard, Feyzin (FR)
This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of Hybrid Tea Rose. It has as its seed parent the variety known as `MEIronsse` (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 8,496) and as its pollen parent the variety known as `KORverpea` (not patented). ...The following description is of 3 to 4 year-old rose plants of the new variety grown outdoors in Pomona, Calif. in the month of October.
Registration Notes: well-formed, good color retention