John F. Kennedy Hybrid Tea Rose
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.
Class
Hybrid Tea
Color
Greenish white
Height/Habit
Medium/Bushy
Bloom/Size
Large, very full
Petal Count
40 to 45
Fragrance
Moderate licorice
Hybridizer
Boerner—1965
Parentage
Seedling x White Queen
Comments
Needs warm night temps to open best.