(China Rose 1894) - Open twiggy bush. Multi-colour blooms of coppery yellow that change to a pinky crimson colour as they age. A healthy variety. Quite vigorous growth that forms a large, spreading bush covered with constant flower. Dark plum coloured stems with dark green-grey foliage. Recurrent. 2.5m tall.
Also known as Rosa Chinensis and the Butterfly Rose. Inducted into the Old Rose Hall of Fame 2012 - World Federation of Rose Societies.
Can be used for oil production but remember that vast quantities are required to produce oil.
|Features & Growth Habit
|Treloar's Health Rating
|3 Star Health Rating
|Growth Height (approximate only)
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