'Forstmeisters Heim' rose Description
Photo courtesy of orsola
Medium red Hybrid Setigera.
Hybrid Setigera, Rambler.
Crimson. None / no fragrance. Medium, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, cupped-to-flat bloom form.
Armed with thorns / prickles, climbing. Dense foliage.
Height of up to 9' 10" (up to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very vigorous.
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Data received from Erich Unmuth of Vienna Austria. from the Rosenlexikon compiled by August Jäger 1936. This states that this rose is a Hybrid Bourbon x R. Alpina
The correct name seems to be the ungrammatical 'Forstmeister Heim' - see statement by Geschwind (1911) and eraly references.