'David Thompson' rose Description
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Medium red Hybrid Rugosa.
Registration name: David Thompson
Hybrid Rugosa. Explorer Series Collection.
Deep pink to crimson, yellow stamens. Strong fragrance. up to 25 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Armed with thorns / prickles, dense, rounded, upright. Small, medium green foliage.
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm). Width of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm).
USDA zone 2b and warmer. Very hardy. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Dr. Felicitas Svejda confirms 'Schneezwerg' x 'Fru Dagmar Hartopp') open polination
Needs acidic soil.