'Mrs. R. G. Sharman-Crawford' rose Description
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Pink blend Hybrid Perpetual.
Exhibition name: Mrs. R. G. Sharman-Crawford
Rose-pink. None to mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.
Annie Helen Arbouin, eldest daughter of James Arbouin of Brighton (according to other sources: of Ernest Arbouin of Beckworth Lindfield, Sussex), married in 1882 Robert Gordon Sharman Crawford (September 8, 1853 - March 20, 1934), officer of the British Army, from 1914 onwards Unionist politician in Northern Ireland