'Queen of the Prairies' rose Description
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Pink blend Hybrid Setigera.
Pink, lilac shading, white stripes. Strong, opinions vary fragrance. Average diameter 3". Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), in large clusters, cupped, globular, scalloped bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Climbing. Large, dark green foliage.
Height of 4' 11" to 9' 10" (150 to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower, garden or pillar. Very hardy. very vigorous. can be trained as a climber.
For clarification about parentage, see References.
Mentioned in The American Rose Annual of 1926, p. 17... deep pink, often striped...