'Queen Bee' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Kaye Kettrey's Rose Garden
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Dark red Shrub.
Registration name: Queen Bee
Shrub. Buck Roses Collection.
Dark red. Moderate, old rose fragrance. 35 petals. Average diameter 4.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, high-centered to cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, upright, well-branched. Large, medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of 3' (90 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for cut flower or garden. Hardy.
Heirloom Old Garden Roses says Queen Bee has cupped, velvety dark cardinal red flowers that appear in clusters of 5 to 8.