Rose Old Garden Red Moss

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Red Moss

Old Garden Rose (OGR)

 

Origin:   France, 1862

 

Color:   Red

 

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