'Basye's Amphidiploid' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Giroux
Once-blooming spring or summer.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
According to Kim Rupert, Dr. Basye called this rose 'The Probable Amphidiploid'. The breeding is (R. moschata abysinnica x R. rugosa rubra). It's once blooming, enormous, extremely prickly, extremely disease resistant, and wonderfully fertile.