'Twinkle Little Star' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Dave Bang
White and peach, center. Strong, fruity fragrance. 40 to 60 petals. Average diameter 4". Medium to large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, classic hybrid tea bloom form. Prolific, continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Tall, upright. Glossy, medium green foliage.
Can be used for cut flower. Blooms tend to ball in wet weather. heat tolerant. prefers full sun. prefers warmer sites. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Needs little care; relatively disease-free and quite hardy. Remove spent blooms only.
Can get powdery mildew. Prefers hot climates. November and December when the temperature drops, cut stem as the sepals open and bring inside to warm conditions so the bloom will fully open.