Rose Tropicana Hybrid Tea

Rose Tropicana Hybrid Tea

'Tropicana' is covered in fluorescent salmon-red flowers that hold their color in the heat of summer!


Bareroot Budded
Item # 45033

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Cultivar name: 'TANorstar'.

Also known as Super Star, this Rose was developed by M. Tantau of Germany in 1960 and introduced by Jackson & Perkins in 1962. 'Tropicana' is the winner of more awards than any other Rose in history. The honors include the prestigious All-America Gold Certificate, in addition to 15 international prizes!

The vigorous plants reach a height of 3 feet and a width of 4 feet. The Rose is covered with with fluorescent salmon-red flowers that hold their color even in the hottest sun of summer. The blooms, reaching 6 inches across, have a fruity scent. 'Tropicana' also has value as a cut flower because the blooms last more than a week when cut.

Tropicana blooms from early summer to mid fall. Plant in full sun in moist, well-drained soil. Zones 4-9.