Electron - Weeks Rose
Electron - Weeks Rose

Electron - Weeks Rose

Regular price $44.99

ELECTRON

Hybrid Tea

A brilliant, deep, clear pink - so bright you'd think it would glow in the dark.
  • Repeat blooming.
  • Very full flowers. 
  • Very fragrant.
  • Suitable for Zones 5 - 10.

An international award winner, Electron lights up many gardens with its shocking hot pink tones, sweet rosy perfume, opulent elegant form & glossily polished dark green leaves. The plant is fully branched & attractively foliaged, making a handsome setting for the large blooms. 

Large, classically formed, fully double buds and 5-6" blooms (petals 36+) of shocking pink with exhibition form. Intensely fragrant. Large dark green glossy foliage. An upright, repeat blooming bushy plant. Likes moderate temperatures.

AWARDS

Winner of many awards; AARS 1973, Gold medal winner at Belfast, Ireland. Portland Oregon, The Hague, Holland, and the Royal National Rose Society's Gold Medal in 1969.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type Hybrid Tea
 Growth Type Upright
 Flower Color Electric deep pink
 Foliage color Glossy dark green
 Fragrance Strength Strong
 Flowering Large, full flowers
 Disease Resistance Very good
 Height 2 - 4 ft
 Width 2 - 4 ft
 Hybridizer Samuel McGredy
 Year of Introduction 1973
 Suitable for zones Zones 5 - 10
 Petal Count 35 - 40 Petals