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'Rosa moschata 'Graham Thomas Old Musk'' rose Description
'R. moschata' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Thomas Tillner
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
61 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
White, near white or white blend Species.
Exhibition name: R. moschata
Class:
Species / Wild.  
Bloom:
White or white blend.  Musk fragrance.  5 petals.  Small to medium, single (4-8 petals) bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Tall, bushy, climbing.  
Height of 8' to 12' (245 to 365 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 6b through 10b.  Can be used for shrub.  Can be grown as a shrub.  can be trained as a climber.  prefers dry climates.  
Ploidy:
Diploid
Parentage:
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Notes:
Rosa moschata may be a long-time garden hybrid of a species whose native range is no longer clear. See References. Malcolm Manners says that single and double musk roses bloom more or less continuously from April to February in Florida.

Moschata-Roses were also called Damask Roses before the 18th century.

 
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