'Scorcher' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Dark red Hybrid Tea, Cl..
Climber, Hybrid Tea, Cl., Large-Flowered Climber.
Crimson - scarlet. Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), open bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Climbing. Large, wrinkled (rugose) foliage.
Height of up to 10' (up to 305 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous.
For assorted speculations about parentage, see References.