Language selection




Denomination: 'Evera119'
Botanical Name: Rosa
Applicant/Holder: Roses Forever ApS
Fiskervaenget 9, 5600
Breeder: Rosa Eskelund Hansen, Fåborg, Denmark
Agent in Canada: BioFlora Inc.
38723 Fingal Line
R.R. #1
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3S5
Tel: 519-317-7511
Application Date: 2004-11-04
Application Number: 04-4469
Grant of Rights Date: 2008-03-14
Certificate Number: 3186
Date rights surrendered: 2012-02-24

Variety Description

Variety used for comparison: 'Korewala'

Summary: 'Evera 119' has yellow orange on the middle zone on the inner side of the petal while 'Korewala' has yellow on the middle zone. 'Evera 119' has a spot present at the base of the inner side of the petal while 'Korewala' has no spot. 'Evera 119' has light yellow on the middle zone of the outer side of the petal while 'Korewala' has yellow green to yellow.


PLANT: narrow bushy growth habit, tall, medium width, early to medium time of flowering, almost continuous flowering habit
YOUNG SHOOT ANTHOCYANIN: absent or very weak, bronze
PRICKLES/THORNS: deep concave, few short prickles, medium number of long prickles

ENTIRE LEAF: medium size, light to medium green, weak glossiness on upper side
LEAFLET: slightly convex in cross section, weak undulation of margin
TERMINAL LEAFLET: medium length, medium to broad width, rounded base

FLOWERING SHOOT: very few flowers per shoot, medium number of hairs or prickles on pedicel
FLOWER BUD: broad ovate to ovate
SEPAL EXTENSIONS: weak to medium
FLOWER: double, many to very many petals, medium to large diameter, star shaped when viewed from above, flattened convex on upper part when viewed from the side, concave on lower part when viewed from the side
PETALS: medium to large in size, yellow orange (RHS 11A) on middle zone of inner side, light yellow orange (RHS 11D) on marginal zone of inner side, light yellow (RHS 10B) on middle zone of outer side, light yellow orange to white (RHS 11D - 157D) on marginal zone of outer side, very small to small yellow (RHS 5A) petal spot at base of inner side, no petal spot on outer side, strong reflexing and undulation of margin
REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS: yellow filament, medium sized seed vessel, pitcher shaped hip
FRAGRANCE: absent or very weak

Origin & Breeding History: 'Evera 119' originated from a cross between two unnamed Rosa hyrida seedlings, made at Faborg, Denmark in March, 2001. In July, 2003, a single plant was selected by the breeder based on flower colour, plant habit and disease resistance. Asexual reproduction by vegetative cuttings was first conducted in July, 2003.

Tests & Trials: The detailed description is based on the UPOV (International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants) report of Technical Examination, Community Plant Variety Office reference number 2004/1092, grant number 17243, purchased from the Community Plant Variety Office, Angers, France. The trials were conducted by the Bundessortenamt in Hannover, Germany, in 2005.

Comparison tables for 'Evera119' with reference variety 'Korewala'

Colour of middle zone of petal (RHS)

  'Evera119' 'Korewala'
inner side 11A 4A-B
outer side 10B 2C-4B

Spot at base of petal

  'Evera119' 'Korewala'
inner side present absent

Click on image for larger view
Rose: 'Evera 119'

Date modified: