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Fact Sheet:

2006 All-America Rose Selections Award Winner


Wild blue yonder grandiflora rose


Wild Blue Yonder ™

(cv. WEKisosblip) PPAF

Class:  

Grandiflora

Plant Habit:  

Medium-tall

Growth Habit:  

Upright, bushy

Stem Length:   

Medium-long

Foliage Color:   

Rich glossy green

Disease Resistance:   

Excellent

Flower Color:

Deep reddish-purple with a lavendar 'eyezone'; deeper color in cooler temps

Bud Form:  

Pointed, full & flat

Flower Form:  

Ruffled & wavy - almost camelia-like

Flower Size:  

Large, up to 4½" diameter

Petal Count:  

25 to 30

Fragrance:   

Citrus blossom & rose

Parentage:   

?

[(International Herald Tribune x R. soulieana derivative) x (Sweet Chariot x Blue Nile)] x (Blueberry Hill x Stephen’s Big Purple)

Hybridizer:  

Tom Carruth

Introducer:  

Weeks Roses