Hybrid Tea Rose
Origin: USA, 1952
Approximate Size: 3 feet by 2 ½ feet
Bloom: Double 4 to 5 inch blooms
Fragrance: Exceptionally fragrant. Strong citrus smell.
Shade Tolerant: No – Needs Full Sun
Interesting Facts: This rose was one of the first roses to be involved in the promotional marketing of a consumer product, the Chrysler Imperial car. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower, exhibition or garden. Hardy and Vigorous but susceptible to Mildew. Winner of: American Rose Societies James Alexander Gamble Rose Fragrance Award; All American Winner 1953; and Gold Medal Portland.
Photo Courtesy: Heirloom Roses