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'Broadway ™' rose Description
'Broadway ™ (hybrid tea, Perry, 1985)' rose photo
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Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: BURway
Exhibition name: Broadway ™
Bred by Anthony Perry (United States, 1985).
Introduced in United States by Co-Operative Rose Growers in 1986 as 'Broadway'.
Hybrid Tea.  
Golden-yellow, orange-pink blending.  Flowers golden yellow, blended orange-pink.  Strong, damask, spice fragrance.  30 to 35 petals.  Average diameter 4.25".  Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered to flat, reflexed bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  Medium, long sepals, pointed buds.  
Tall, upright, well-branched.  Medium, semi-glossy, dark green, dense foliage.  
Height of 5' to 6' (150 to 185 cm).  
USDA zone 6a and warmer.  Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden.  Vigorous.  benefits from winter protection in colder climates.  produces decorative hips.  Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  
United States - Patent No: PP 5,827  on  15 Dec 1986   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application  on  10 Dec 1984
Broadway, New York's main thoroughfare, was lit by electricity for the first time on 20 December 1880.

The lineage of 'World Peace', listed as the seed parent above, is (First Prize x Gold Glow) which is the parentage reported in the American Rose Society Database Modern Roses 12