'William Orr' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Dianne's Southwest Idaho Rose Garden
Medium red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: William Orr
Exhibition name: William Orr
Crimson, darker highlights, lighter reverse. Crimson. Maroon-red. Sometimes blunted center and sometimes flat. Strong, damask fragrance. 34 to 45 petals. Large, very double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, dense, upright, well-branched. Light green foliage.
Height of 4' (120 cm). Width of 5' (150 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Prefers cool sites.. rain tolerant. Resist the urge to prune this rose too heavily -- it doesn't like it!.