'City of York' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Large-Flowered Climber.
Registration name: City of York
Climber, Floribunda, Cl., Hybrid Wichurana, Large-Flowered Climber.
Cream - white, yellow stamens. Moderate fragrance. 15 petals. Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, cupped bloom form. Prolific, spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Tall, climbing. Glossy, leathery foliage.
Height: 8' to 20' (245 to 610cm).
USDA zone 5b and warmer. Can be used for garden or pillar. Hardy. vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
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One of the Roses that "passed the test" in Longwood Garden's Ten-Year Rose Trials.