The Astounding Glory rose bears fragrant, deep pink Hybrid Tea Roses that are huge. The flowers measure around 5" across, and come on long, 18" cutting stems.
Elegant, ovoid buds open up to a delicious deep pink colored rose flowers that come typically one to a stem, and make wonderful cut flowers.
The beautiful flowers on the Astounding Glory rose are double, cupped bloom form, with around 25 petals. The 5" size flowers are born mostly solitary, and are very impressive both in the garden and in the vase!
This Hybrid Tea rose bush can grow as high as 6' tall, with a spread of about 4'.
The dark green leaves add a nice contrast to the deep pink colored blooms.
Type Hybrid Tea Roses
Hybridizer Bred and Introduced by Jackson & Perkins in 2013 (United States)
Blooms Deep Pink colored blooms with around 25 petals. Flowers are Huge (5" across)
Foliage Deep Green, glossy foliage
Fragrance Moderate fragrance
Growth Habits Grows up to 6' tall, by 4' wide
Hardy Zones Zones 5-10
If you love pink roses, and are lucky enough to live in a zone where they are hardy, this one could be a good choice for your garden.
If you grow roses for a cutting garden, and want extra big blooms, take a closer look at these.
It would make a nice contrast growing next to lighter pink roses, and/or purple and yellow companion flowers.
Prune canes in Spring.
'Astounding Glory' might just astound you with those beautiful blooms!
Uses for this rose; Garden bed, back of perennial beds or borders, cut flowers