'Penn-07-01' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Byrnes, Robert L.
Climber, Hybrid Kordesii, Shrub.
Non-fading red. None / no fragrance. Medium, double (17-25 petals), in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, open bloom form. Moderate, blooms in flushes throughout the season. Medium buds.
Tall, arching, armed with thorns / prickles, climbing, lax. Medium, matte, medium green foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Hardy. vigorous. can be grown as a shrub. can be trained as a climber. flowers drop off cleanly. heat tolerant. produces decorative hips. suitable for a pillar.
This seedling came out of Paul Barden's breeding program. Disease resistance was not what I had hoped I have some F1 seedlings that I am evaluating.