Rosa 'Hot Cocoa'
One of the so-called "brown roses"
AKA: Kiwi, Nubya, WEKpaltlez
Registration name: WEKpaltlez
Exhibition name: Hot Cocoa ™, Nubya
Origin: Bred by Tom Carruth (United States, 2002).
Introduced in United States by Weeks Wholesale Rose Grower, Inc. in 2003 as 'Hot Cocoa'.
Class: Floribunda. Easy-To-Love ™.
seed: Playboy × Altissimo ® (LCl, Delbard, 1966)
pollen: Livin' Easy ™
Notes: Hot Cocoa was christened "Nubya" in Switzerland (June 2002) in honor of lady singer Nubya (b. 1974)