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'Bewitched' rose Description
'Bewitched (hybrid tea, Lammerts, 1967)' rose photo
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Medium pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Bewitched (hybrid tea, Lammerts, 1967)
Exhibition name: Bewitched
Bred by Dr. Walter E. Lammerts (United States, 1967).
Introduced in United States by Germain's (Germain Seed & Plant Co.) as 'Bewitched'.
Introduced in Australia by Roy H. Rumsey Pty. Ltd. in 1974 as 'Bewitched'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Pink.  Moderate, damask fragrance.  27 to 30 petals.  Average diameter 5".  Very large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered, nodding or "weak neck" bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Medium, rounded.  Large, glossy, medium green, holly-like foliage.  

Height: up to 5' (up to 150cm).  Width: up to 4' (up to 120cm).
USDA zone 4b through 9b.  Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden.  Vigorous.  heat tolerant.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).  
United States - Patent No: PP 2,755  on  18 Jul 1967   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Treloar Roses says Bewitched is a good rose for a warm climate as it holds its color in mid-summer heat...
Arena Rose Co.'s Catalog 2000 says blooms of Bewitched open as phlox pink and offer a rich Damask fragrance...