'Sky Tower' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Johno
Medium pink Large-Flowered Climber.Registration name: Somskywer
Climber, Large-Flowered Climber.
Pink. Flowers medium pink, lighter pink upper, bright pink reverse. None / no fragrance. 15 to 20 petals. Average diameter 4". Medium, semi-double to double, in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, climbing. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 9' 2" to 9' 10" (280 to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for exhibition, garden or pillar. Rain tolerant. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. Prune lightly until this rose gets established (about two years), then prune it back by about a third.. Remove unproductive wood every third year or so.
Color: Lighter pink upper; bright pink reverse. Rob Somerfield, 2002