Emma J. Mitchell

Emma J. Mitchell

Emma J. Mitchell

ACS Registration Number 2601
Year Registered 2003
Species japonica
Variety Emma J. Mitchell
Bloom Color white with golden anthers
Bloom Size very large
Bloom Season mid-season to late
Growth Habit dense, upright growth with dark green foliage
Growth Rate vigorous
Originator/Registered By/Propagator Jack Mandarich
Year Originated first bloomed in 1996
Place of Origination Salinas, California, USA
Pollen Parent C. japonica 'Kim MacGowan'
Seed Parent C. japonica 'Nancy Mandarich'
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This 11-year old C. japonica seedling first bloomed in 1996.
General Bloom The white rose form double to formal double flower has golden anthers and measures 6 x 2 3/4 inches with 55 petals and 29 petaloids. Long lasting blooms have heavy petal texture. Blooms are suitable for exhibition.
Plant & Leaves Plant is upright and dense with vigorous growth rate. Has possible landscape possibilities. Flowers fall in one piece. Dark green leaves measure 5 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches.