Learn about Just Joey rose...
Just Joey is one of the Hybrid roses that are very fragrant, with orange/copper blossoms.
The large double blooms reach 4-6 inches across. The petals on this tea rose exhibit a very unusual serrated edge. The coppery/orange color fades to a lighter shade at the frilly edges.
The blooms are abundant, and appear in both singles, and clusters.
The rich apricot color on these hybrid tea roses becomes deeper in cool climates. The color is a wonderful soft apricot/orange blend that is hard to explain. If you like light colored roses, and are in the right climate to grow them, this is a great rose to grow! It is like no other in the garden.
The rose flowers are very long lasting, and have a delicious intense fruity, tea/strong clove fragrance.
This is a popular rose that has earned many awards. They are wonderful flowers for the vase, so pick a bouquet and enjoy their beauty and fragrance inside the house.
Type Hybrid Tea Rose
Hybridizer Cant 1972
Blooms Buff orange/rich apricot classic form blooms are 5" across with 30 petals
Growth Habits This spreading rose grows 3-4'
Foliage large, dark green,leathery, and glossy
Fragrance Intense fragrance
Awards Royal National Rose Societies Gold medal 1986, World Federation of Roses Societies Hall of Fame 1994 voted it the world's favorite rose, at Roseworld Convention in New Zealand.
Hardy Zone 5-10
This rose blooms abundantly from Summer through Fall. The large, fragrant loose petaled blooms make this rose a top performer in any rose garden, but especially in a cottage garden.
The flower size, richness of color, and lovely bloom shape make it truly unique. It's not your typical Hybrid, fragrant tea rose. You'll pick lots of blooms on this free-flowering bushy,sprawling plant.
It is disease resistant, another plus for this rose.