'Херсонес' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Alex Stepanov
Crimson. Moderate fragrance. 33 to 60 petals. Average diameter 4.25". Large, very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, in large clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Compact, upright. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 4' 11" to 6' 7" (150 to 200 cm).
Can be trained as a climber.
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Chesones (Chersonissos) was a Greek colony founded ca. 528 BC on the southwestern coast of Crimea. The ruins exist to date.