'Editor Stewart' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Medium red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Editor Stewart
Exhibition name: Editor Stewart
Deep cherry red. Stamens showing, petals developing a wave with age, bronze-red young foliage. Long stem. None to mild fragrance. Large, semi-double (9-16 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall. Bronze-green foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for pillar. Heat tolerant. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
A Hybrid Gigantea
Named after T. A. Stewart who edited the Australian Rose Annual from 1928 to 1946.