'65-626' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Don H
Pink. Mild fragrance. Small, single (4-8 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Thornless (or almost).
Height: 6' to 8' (185 to 245cm).
USDA zone 3b through 9b. Very hardy. Disease susceptibility: very blackspot resistant..
Kim Rupert reports that 'Basye's Thornless' is '65-626', and is synonymous with 'Commander Gillette' [see also photos of 77-361] The breeding is R. carolina alba x 'Hugh Dickson'. It's single, thornless, repeat blooming and deciduous. (See Comments)