'Green Snake' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Heirloom Roses, Inc. (USA)
White, near white or white blend Shrub.Registration name: LENwichExhibition name:
White, light pink edges. Small, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Short, spreading. Small foliage.
Height of 4" to 6" (10 to 15 cm). Width of 8' (245 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Can be used for garden or ground cover.
New Zealand - Patent No: 946 on 27 Apr 1995
Application No: ROS472 on 17 Jan 1994
Trade Name: Green Snake.
Green Snake was removed from the Auckland Regional Botanic Gardens (ARBG) Display Trial because it was not performing.
Heirloom Old Garden Roses says Green Snake, from Louis Lens of Belgium, is a unique rose... the single blooms are blush pink to dusky-pink...
Breeding year is from Lens catalogue.
[Quoted as pollent parent of 'Tapis Volant X 8653 F 1']