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'Sweet Diana' rose Description
'Sweet Diana (miniature, Saville 1994)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Harris, Peter G.
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
13 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Deep yellow Miniature.
Registration name: SAVadiana
Exhibition name: Sweet Diana
Origin:
Bred by F. Harmon Saville (1924-1997) (United States, 1994).
Introduced in United States by Nor' East Miniature Roses in 2001 as 'Sweet Diana'.
Class:
Miniature.  
Bloom:
Deep yellow.  None / no fragrance.  20 petals.  Average diameter 1.75".  Small, double (17-25 petals) bloom form.  Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.  
Habit:
Short, bushy, rounded, upright, well-branched.  
Height of 14" to 20" (35 to 50 cm).  Width of 1' to 16" (30 to 40 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 4b through 10b.  Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, hanging basket or specimen.  Flowers drop off cleanly.  Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, susceptible to blackspot .  Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .  Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).  
Patents:
United States - Patent No: PP 16,797  on  2 Jul 2006   VIEW USPTO PATENT
Application No: 10/303,485  on  25 Nov 2002
Notes:
Source: http://item.rakuten.co.jp/baranoie/c/0000003208