'Mrs. Aaron Ward' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Yellow blend Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Mrs. Aaron Ward
Exhibition name: Mrs. Aaron Ward
Yellow, salmon-pink shading. Moderate fragrance. Very large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered, rosette bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Short, armed with thorns / prickles, dense, lax, upright. Glossy foliage.
Height of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Named after Elizabeth Cairns Ward, the wife of Rear Admiral Aaron Ward.