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'Diamond Eyes' rose Description
'Diamond Eyes' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Kit
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
21 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Mauve or mauve blend Miniature.
Registration name: Wekwibypur
Exhibition name: Diamond Eyes
Origin:
Bred by Tom Carruth (United States, before 2010).
Introduced in United States by Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc. in 2013 as 'Diamond Eyes'.
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Dark purple, white center, lighter reverse.  Strong fragrance.  23 to 32 petals.  Average diameter 2".  Medium, very double, cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Short, bushy, compact.  Small, glossy, dark green foliage.  3 to 7 leaflets.  
Height of 26" to 35" (65 to 90 cm).  Width of 32" to 41" (80 to 105 cm).
Growing:
Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden.  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 26,202  on  15 Dec 2015   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 13/998,629  on  18 Nov 2013
This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of Miniature Rose. It has as its seed parent the variety known as ‘WEKisosblip’ (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 18,554) and a non-disseminated seedling of my creation as its pollen parent with the following genetic origin (seedling×Baby Love)×Night Owl.
...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 November.
Notes:
Pollen parent as recorded at the ARS Award of Excellence.

Refer also member's Comments for pollen parent
{ [ (International Herald Tribune x R. soul hybrid via Sunsprite) x (Sweet Chariot x Blue Nile) ] x Baby Love} x Night Owl