'Miss Lakeland' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Deep pink Miniature.
Registration name: Miss Lakeland
Bred by Fred Barnes
(United Kingdom, 2004).
Introduced in United Kingdom by C & K Jones
in 2004 as 'Miss Lakeland'.
Deep pink, pink reverse. None to mild fragrance. 17 to 25 petals. Average diameter 1.5". Very large, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters, in large clusters, exhibition bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy. Small, glossy, medium green foliage.
Height: up to 15" (up to 40cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for container rose, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Very vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.