'Persian Sunset ™' rose Description
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Orange blend Shrub.Registration name: MorthirtythreebeeExhibition name:
Persian Sunset ™
Hybrid Hulthemia persica, Shrub.
Yellow and red, yellow reverse. Flowers orange blend, orange/red upper with distinct red center; yellow reverse. None / no fragrance. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, bushy, spreading. Medium, matte, medium green foliage.
Height: 3' to 5' (90 to 150cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for garden, landscape or shrub. Prune dead wood. This rose blooms on old wood.
This variety is fertile, both seed and pollen so may be of interest to breeders.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Ralph Moore's Spring 2006 Minirama from Sequoia Nursery says that the pollen parent is an "un-named 'Halo' variety."