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John F. Kennedy

Cherished mostly as a tribute to the popular President, the slow-opening fragrant flowers of rich white start off with an unusual greenish cast in the bud stage. The extra full petalage stands up well to hot weather. Beloved by many. Needs warm night temps to open best.

John F. Kennedy Hybrid Tea Rose

Rose Name:

John F. Kennedy

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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Flower Color:

Greenish white 

Fragrance:

Moderate licorice

Bud Form:

 

Flower Form:

Very full

Flower Size:

Large

Petal Count:

40 to 45

Stem Length:

 

Plant Habit:

Bushy

Growth Habit:

Medium

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Disease Resistance:

 

Hybridizer:

Boerner—1965

Parentage:

Seedling x White Queen

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