'Red Captain' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Ping
Red, purple shading. None to mild fragrance. 90 to 120 petals. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Compact. Glossy, dark green foliage. 3 to 5 leaflets.
Height: up to 18" (up to 45cm).
United States - Patent No: PP 31,575 on 24 Mar 2020 VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 16/350,554 on 30 Nov 2018
The seed parent is the variety Rosa `KORsailer`, U.S. Plant Pat. No. 11,147. The pollen parent is the unpatented variety Rosa `P9001R`. The new variety was selected in 2014 by the inventor in a group of seedlings resulting from the 2013 crossing, in a nursery in Vista, Calif.
Source: Red Captain
Received a Bronze Medal and the Hamilton Gardens Award at the 2021 Gifu Rose Trials.