'Astra Desmond' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Susan's New Zealand Rose Garden
White, near white or white blend Large-Flowered Climber.
Climber, Large-Flowered Climber, Rambler.
White or white blend. Semi-double to double, cluster-flowered bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height of 15' to 20' (455 to 610 cm). Width of 15' (455 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
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This rose was first identified by Sir Thomas Neame of Faversham, Kent. He named the rose after his wife Gwendolyn Mary (nee Thomson) who is better known as the professional contralto Astra Desmond. (courtesy of Thomas Neame).