Caribbean

Caribbean

Apricot or apricot blend Grandiflora.

Orange, yellow reverse, light yellow undertones. Mild fragrance. 30 petals. Average diameter 4″. Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Medium, long, pointed, ovoid buds.

Medium, leathery foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.

Height of 4′ to 6′ (120 to 185 cm). Width of up to 4′ (up to 120 cm).

Hybridizer: Wilhelm Kordes III (b. 1953) (Germany, circa 1991)

Parentage:

seed: Mercedes (floribunda, Kordes, 1974)
pollen: New Day Seedling