Rose Peggy Martin

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Peggy Martin

Climbing Rose

 

Origin:   USA, Found

 

Color:   Pink

 

Approximate Size:    6 to 15 feet by 12 to 15 feet

 

Bloom:   Blooms in clusters, repeat bloomer but not continual; semi-thornless

 

Fragrance:  Yes

 

Shade Tolerant:   No – Needs Full Sun

 

Interesting Facts:  Very disease resistant. Extremely hardy. This rose survived Hurricane Katrina, continuing to live in the salt water flooded yard of Peggy Martin in Plaquemines Parish, New Orleans.

 

Photo Courtesy:   Chamblee’s Rose Nursery