'Henry Irving' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's New California Low Desert Garden
Deep pink Hybrid Perpetual, Cl..
Exhibition name: Henry Irving
Vermilion. Strong fragrance. Medium, semi-double (9-16 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 9' 10" (up to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very vigorous.
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Sir Henry Irving (February 6, 1838 Keinton-Mandeville -October 13, 1905) was the first English actor to be knighted. He was born John Henry Brodribb in Somerset and was well-known for his role as Mathias in The Bells.