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'Queen of Hearts' rose Description
'Queen of Hearts (Hybrid Tea Cl., Clark 1920)' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
5 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Medium pink Hybrid Tea, Cl..
Registration name: Queen of Hearts
Exhibition name: Queen of Hearts
Origin:
Bred by Alister Clark (Australia, 1919).
Class:
Climber, Hybrid Tea, Cl..  
Bloom:
Orange-pink.  Rich pink.  Strong fragrance.  Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), cupped, globular, rosette bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Climbing.  Dark green foliage.  
Height of up to 11½' (up to 350 cm).  Width of up to 4' 11" (up to 150 cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).  Vigorous.  can be grown as a shrub.  can be trained as a climber.  
Notes:
This rose seems to have gained more petals over the decades. The rose in commerce and gardens is possibly not the original.
 
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