Distant Drums - Weeks Rose

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DISTANT DRUMS

Floribunda

Stop, look and listen up!

  • Quite unique in color
  • Suitable for zones 4 - 10
  • Moderate myrrh fragrance
  • Disease resistant

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

 Here's a striking color amongst the hardy roses released by the late Dr. Griffith Buck. Distant Drums is a rose with one of the most unique coloring's. It's blooms have ruffled petals that are bronze-brown in the center shading to lavender toward the edges. Very hardy.

GROWTH HABIT

 Distant Drums grows much like a Floribunda in habit, drumming out clusters of pointed brunette buds that swirl open to reveal ruffles washed with orchid pink. All this set to music against dark green foliage makes for a toe-tapping commotion in the landscape.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

Floribunda

 Growth Habit

Rounded & upright

 Color

Warm tan washed with orchid pink on the outer petals

 Fragrance Strength

Moderate

 Flowering

Double & in clusters

 Flower Size

Medium

 Disease Resistance

Very good

 Height

4 ft

 Width

3 ft

 Hybridizer

Dr. Griffith Buck

 Year of Introduction

2003

 Introduced by

Weeks Roses

 Suitable for zones

Zones 4 - 10

 Petal Count

35 to 40