'Black Forest Rose ®' rose Description
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Medium red Floribunda.
Exhibition name: Black Forest Rose ®
Red. None / no fragrance. 16 to 21 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, semi-double to double, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Bushy, spreading, well-branched. Glossy, dark green foliage. 5 leaflets.
Height of up to 28" (up to 70 cm). Width of up to 20" (up to 50 cm).
Disease susceptibility: blackspot resistant, mildew resistant.
Very profuse flowering floribunda, grows like a shrublet. Its stable, shining flower colour and the attractive form as well as a very good resistance to diseases are the main characteristics of this new introduction.
United States - Patent No: PP 23,122 on 23 Oct 2012 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/135,871 on 14 Jul 2011
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 2000. The crossing was between an ‘un-named seedling’, and an ‘un-named seedling’.