RoseFile Database

Mercedes - Floribunda Rose

Mercedes

Floribunda. Bred by Kordes in Germany in 1974.
Use:
 
Bed
Color:
 
Vermilion
Form:
 
High-Centered
Fragrance:
 
None
Remontance:
 
Good Continuity
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 6 - 9
Height & Width:
 
3 ft x 3 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments It was a great success on introduction; but its weakness for fungal disease was significant. And it is rarely found in commerce. Exceept for gardens in the desert, Marina is a better choice.