Old Garden Rose (OGR)
Origin: France, 1862
Approximate Size: 6 feet by 4 feet
Bloom: Once blooming; Beautiful, very mossed buds open into elegant clusters of crimson-red, old-fashioned, many petaled 3 1/2″ blooms (petals 40+). Profuse blooming.
Fragrance: Very fragrant; old rose fragrance
Shade Tolerant: No – Needs Full Sun
Interesting Facts: Rated as the second best of all old garden roses by the American Rose Society. Wonderful cut flowers.
Photo Courtesy: Heirloom Roses