'Mary Wallace' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Museo Giardino della Rosa Antica
Medium pink Hybrid Wichurana.
Registration name: Mary Wallace
Climber, Hybrid Wichurana, Large-Flowered Climber.
Pink, salmon-pink undertones. Moderate fragrance. 13 to 20 petals. Average diameter 4". Very large, semi-double (9-16 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Climbing, thornless (or almost). Large, glossy, dense foliage.
Height of 10' to 20' (305 to 610 cm). Width of up to 8' (up to 245 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, susceptible to blackspot . Prune after flowering is finished.
Long stems, loose blooms and the old flowers hang on.