Olympiad - Weeks Rose

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OLYMPIAD

Hybrid Tea

Fire-engine, stoplight, London-bus red, the brightest of the bright!

  • Subtle tea fragrance
  • Suitable for zones 5 - 10

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

 A finely toned athlete, this reddest-of-red roses will continue to win medals for many years to come. The bright true-red color shows through from the pointed-bud stage to the final moments of the very long-lasting well-formed flowers. 

GROWTH HABIT

 Each large bloom is held on long stout stems produced by the very vigorous upright plant. Distinctive grey-green foliage. Proven consistent color. Best size when cool.

AWARDS

AARS winner 1984

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

Hybrid Tea

 Growth Habit

Upright

 Color

Stoplight red

 Fragrance Strength

Medium

 Flowering

Double blooms

 Flower Size

Large

 Disease Resistance

Average

 Height

3 - 5 ft

 Width

2 ft

 Hybridizer

Samuel McGredy

 Year of Introduction

1984

 Introduced by

McGredy Roses International

 Suitable for zones

Zones 5 - 10

 Petal Count

30 to 35