Wild Blue Yonder - Weeks Rose
Wild Blue Yonder - Weeks Rose

Wild Blue Yonder - Weeks Rose

Regular price $49.99

WILD BLUE YONDER

Grandiflora

The first lavender rose to win the AARS award since 1978.

  • Strong fragrance
  • Suitable for zones 6 - 9
  • Excellent disease resistance

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

 You'll be ridin' high over the saturated scent, bold new-fangled colors & camellia-likeform. The first lavender-toned rose to take the AARS award in over 20 years, clusters of ruffled ruby-red-purple blossoms give a great show of distinct lavender 'eyes'. 

GROWTH HABIT

 Clean deep green leaves make this vigorous Grandiflora a mean bouquet machine for the garden. Deeper colors in cool temps. Gets better with establishment.

AWARDS

AARS winner 2006.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

Grandiflora

 Growth Habit

Upright & bushy

 Color

Deep reddish-purple with a lavender eye

 Fragrance Strength

Strong

 Flowering

Ruffled & wavy

 Flower Size

Large

 Disease Resistance

Excellent

 Height

4 - 5 ft

 Width

3 ft

 Hybridizer

Tom Carruth

 Year of Introduction

2006

 Introduced by

Weeks Roses

 Suitable for zones

Zones 6 - 9

 Petal Count

25 to 30

 Patent

18554