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Denomination: 'Evera169'
Botanical Name: Rosa
Applicant/Holder: Roses Forever ApS
Fiskervaenget 9, 5600
Breeder: Rosa Eskelund Hansen, Roses Forever ApS, Fåborg, Denmark
Agent in Canada: BioFlora Inc.
38723 Fingal Line
R.R. #1
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3S5
Tel: 519-317-7511
Application Date: 2006-11-03
Application Number: 06-5631
Date Withdrawn: 2010-03-22

Variety Description

Variety used for comparison: 'Remoever'

Summary: 'Evera169' has a semi-double flower type while 'Remoever' has a double flower type. 'Evera169' has a yellow orange colour on the inner side of the petal while 'Remoever' has an orange petal colour.


PLANT: dwarf, semi-upright to intermediate growth habit, no anthocyanin colouration in young shoot, few number of yellowish prickles on stem

LEAF: small in size, medium green colour on upper side, anthocyanin colouration present, weak glossiness on upper side, weak undulation of margin
TERMINAL LEAFLET: ovate shape, acute apex

FLOWERING SHOOT: flowering laterals absent, very few to few flowers per shoot
FLOWER BUD: medium ovate in longitudinal section
FLOWER: semi-double, very few to few petals, orange colour group, sparse petal density, very small to small diameter, irregularly rounded shape, absent or weak fragrance, medium sepal extensions
PETAL: obovate shape, weak incisions, weak reflexing of margin, weak to medium undulation, small to medium size, one colour on inner side becoming lighter towards apex, yellow orange (RHS 17A to 23A), small to medium sized basal spot on inner side, basal spot medium yellow, orange on outer side (RHS 25A)
OUTER STAMEN: orange filament.

Origin & Breeding History: 'Evera169' originated from a cross made in March, 2004 in Fåborg, Denmark, between a proprietary seedling identified as 03-0502 as the female parent and an unnamed Rosa hybrida seedling as the male parent. The new variety was selected as a single plant by the breeder Rosa Eskelund Hansen in June 2004. Selection of 'Evera169' was based on flower form, flower colour and disease resistance. Asexual reproduction of the new rose by vegetative cuttings was first conducted in October 2005.

Tests & Trials: The detailed description of 'Evera169' is based on the UPOV report of Technical Examination, CPVO reference number 2006/1967. The trials were conducted by the Bundessortenamt in Hannover, Germany in 2007. Colour determinations were made using the 2001 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Colour Chart.

Comparison table for 'Evera169' with reference variety 'Remoever'

Colour of petal (RHS)

  'Evera169' 'Remoever'
inner side 17A - 23A 24A

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Rose: 'Evera169'

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