'Malton' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cà Berta
Medium red Hybrid China.
Registration name: Malton
Red. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, very double, in small clusters, cupped, scalloped bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Armed with thorns / prickles. Large, reddish-purple foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 4' to 10' (120 to 305 cm). Width of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Similar to 'Gloire de Guérin', which, however, repeats.
Tasman Bay Roses carries the Bourbon by this name.
Malton was the brother-in-law of Guérin.