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Denomination: 'Evera102'
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: 2004-12-15
Application Number: 04-4503
Grant of Rights Date: 2007-06-08
Certificate Number: 2757
Date rights surrendered: 2012-02-24

Variety Description

Variety used for comparison: 'POULac 016'

Summary: 'Evera 102' has a darker purple red colour of the middle zone of the inner side of the flower petal than 'POULac 016'. The colour of middle zone of the outer side of the flower petal of 'Evera 102' is dark pink red to blue pink while it is purple red in 'POULac 016'. 'Evera 102' has a white filament while in 'POULac 016' it is orange.


PLANT: narrow bushy growth habit
YOUNG SHOOT: weak anthocyanin colouration, bronze to reddish brown hue
PRICKLES: present, deep concave to concave shape of lower side, short prickles are few, long prickles are medium to many

LEAF: small , medium to dark green, weak glossiness on the upper side
LEAFLET: flat in cross-section, weak undulation of the margin
TERMINAL LEAFLET: short to medium length, narrow, rounded base

FLOWERING SHOOT: very few to few flowers, few to medium number of hairs or prickles on pedicel, broad-ovate shape of longitudinal section of flower bud, almost continuous flowering
FLOWER: double type, many to very many petals, large diameter, irregularly round shape when viewed from above, flattened convex shape of upper part when viewed from the side, flat shape of lower part when viewed from the side, weak fragrance
SEPAL: weak extensions
PETAL: small to medium, dark purple red (RHS 53B) middle zone of inner side, dark purple red (RHS 53A-53B) marginal zone on inner side, small grey (RHS 157A) spot at base on inner side, dark pink red to blue pink (RHS 53C-63C) middle zone on outer side,dark pink red to blue pink (RHS 53C-63C) marginal zone on outer side, very small to small grey to violet (RHS 157C-75C) spot at base on outer side, medium to strong reflexing of margin, weak to medium undulation of margin

OUTER STAMEN: predominant white colour of filament


HIP: funnel shaped in longitudinal section

Origin & Breeding History: 'Evera 102' was developed by the breeder and originated from a cross made in April 2002, between two unnamed Rosa hybrida seedlings. In May 2003, several seedlings were selected, with the final selection being made in October 2003 based on flower colour, plant habit, disease resistance and production characteristics.

Tests & Trials: The detailed description is based on the UPOV report of Technical Examination, CPVO reference number 2003/2009, application number ROS 2381, grant number 15103, purchased from the CPVO, Angers, France. The trials were conducted by the Bundessortenamt in Rethmar, Germany, in 2004. Colour determinations were made using the 2001 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) colour chart.

Comparison table for 'Evera102' with reference variety 'POULac 016'

Colour of petal (RHS)

  'Evera102' 'POULac 016'
middle zone of inner side 53B N66A
middle zone of outer side 53C-63C N66A

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Rose: 'Evera 102'

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Rose: 'Evera 102'

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