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Frosted Rose

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Cultivar
Frosted Rose
Originator
Murawska
Group
Lactiflora
Date
1961

D. Rose pink. Midseason to late. Seedling No. not given. Parentage: Kansas and an unnamed seedling which was treated with X-rays. It is more cupped than Kansas, has three rows of guard petals and a semi-bomb center; color American Beauty Rose, the guard petals are clear and cupped, the semi-bomb center is covered with a silvery sheen, which gives it a frosted appearance which is different from any other peony on the market today. Stems stiff; foliage dark green; blooms midseason to late. A good exhibition flower as well as a “must” in the garden.

Reference: 1961-160:23