'Buff Beauty' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Robert Neil Rippetoe
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Apricot or apricot blend Hybrid Musk.
Registration name: Buff Beauty
Bred by Bentall
(United Kingdom, 1939).
Orange and yellow. Strong, tea rose fragrance. 45 to 50 petals. Medium, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 4' to 10' (120 to 305 cm). Width of 4' to 8' (120 to 245 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. 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). Prune lightly or not at all.
Meg Peterson says this rose will do well in a partially shaded location.
WellRounded, who lives near Oklahoma City in the United States reports that Buff Beauty can grow to a 10' x 10' shrub, if left unpruned, in his climate.