'Prairie Dawn' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margit Schowalter
Medium pink Shrub.
Registration name: Prairie Dawn
Pink, golden-yellow stamens. Mild fragrance. 25 to 35 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, very double, nodding or "weak neck" bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Arching, lax, upright. Glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 8' (up to 245 cm).
USDA zone 3b and warmer. Can be used for garden. Very hardy. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .
The Swedish Rose Society
recommends Prairie Dawn
for northern Sweden.
Sam Kedem says this rose is noted for its hardiness and Scotch briar scent.