John F Kennedy - Weeks Rose
John F Kennedy - Weeks Rose

John F Kennedy - Weeks Rose

Regular price $39.99

JOHN F KENNEDY

Hybrid Tea

A tribute to the popular President.

  • Does well in full sun
  • Suitable for zones 5 - 10
  • Fragrant

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

 Cherished mostly as a tribute to the popular President, the slow-opening fragrant flowers of rich white start off with an unusual greenish cast in the bud stage. White double blooms carry a delicious, fruity-licorice fragrance.

GROWTH HABIT

 The extra full petalage stands up well to hot weather. Beloved by many. Needs warm night temps to open best. The dark foliage forms a beautiful backdrop for the striking flowers

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

Hybrid Tea

 Growth Habit

Bushy

 Color

Greenish white

 Fragrance Strength

Moderate

 Flowering

Very full

 Flower Size

Large

 Disease Resistance

Very good

 Height

3 - 5 ft

 Width

3 - 4 ft

 Hybridizer

Gene Boerner

 Year of Introduction

1965

 Introduced by

Jackson & Perkins Co.

 Suitable for zones

Zones 5 - 10

 Petal Count

40 to 45

 Patent

2441