Very lovely large classically-formed flowers possess the richest apricot color yet in roses. Elegant pointed buds are carried atop cutting stems with dark green leaves. Requires protection in harsh climates.26-40 petals
Apricot or apricot blend. Deep Apricot. Mild, sweet, tea fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Average diameter 5″. Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered to cupped bloom form. Prolific, continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season. Long sepals, pointed buds.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, upright, well-branched. Large, semi-glossy, dark green, dense, leathery foliage.
Height of 4′ to 6′ (120 to 185 cm).
Hybridizer: Jack E. Christensen & Herbert C. Swim (United States, 1981)