'Novalis ®' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Floribunda.
Exhibition name: Novalis ®
Lavender. Mild to strong fragrance. 50 to 60 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, very full (41+ petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped, rosette bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, upright. Light green foliage.
Height of up to 39" (up to 100 cm). Width of up to 16" (up to 40 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Vigorous. does not do well in warmer climates. plant in partial shade for best color. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant, blackspot resistant.
United States - Patent No: PP 23,555 on 23 Apr 2013 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/135,651 on 11 Jul 2011
'Novalis' named after the pseudonym of poet Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg (1772-1801)