Rosa ‘Amber Queen’

Family : Rosaceae

Class : Floribunda

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Text and pictures © Giuseppe Mazza

 

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English translation by Peter Thompson

 

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A successful variety, created in England, in 1983, by Harkness.

Rather big flowers, with amber-coloured petals, in well-arranged clusters.

Sweet fragrance, perhaps a little spicy.

Variety denomination : HARroony

Parentage :

‘Southampton’ × ‘Typhoon’

Awards :

1983 - Royal National Rose Society : Certificate of Merit

1984 - Lyon Rose du Siècle : Lyon Rose Trials

1984 - Royal National Rose Society : ROTY-Rose of The Year

1986 - Association des Journalistes du Jardin et de l’Horticulture : Prix de la Rose

1986 - Genova Gold Medal

1987 - Bagatelle Certificat de Morite

1987 - Orleans Gold Medal

1988 - All-America Rose Selection

1988 - New Zealand National Rose Trial Ground Winner

1993 - Royal National Rose Society : James Mason Medal

2001 - Floribunda (One Bloom) : San Joaquin Valley Rose Society

 
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