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'Sunny Sky ®' rose Description
'Sunny Sky ® (hybrid tea, Kordes, 1999/2009)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Maurice REYBAUD
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Medium yellow Hybrid Tea.
Exhibition name: Sunny Sky ®
Bred by Tim Hermann Kordes (Germany, 1999).
Introduced in Germany by W. Kordes' Söhne (Retail) in 2009 as 'Sunny Sky'.
Hybrid Tea.   (Series: Eleganza® Collection )  
Yellow, darker center.  Mild, apple, apricot or peach, lemon, sweet fragrance.  up to 45 petals.  Average diameter 4".  Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Long, pointed buds.  
Armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, upright.  Semi-glossy, medium green foliage.  5 leaflets.  

Height: up to 47" (up to 120cm).  Width: up to 28" (up to 70cm).
Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden.  Disease susceptibility: very blackspot resistant., mildew resistant.  
United States - Patent No: PP 22,352  on  20 Dec 2011   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 12/925,242  on  14 Oct 2010
The new variety of rose plant of the present invention originated from a controlled crossing in a breeding program of two distinct parents during the summer of 1999. The crossing was between an unnamed seedling and another unnamed seedling.