'Mälar-Ros' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Dark red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Mälar-Ros
Dark red, ages to lighter . Strong fragrance. 30 to 40 petals. Very large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Bushy, thornless (or almost), upright, well-branched. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for exhibition. Prefers warmer sites.
Malar Ros opened slowly. The bush was subject to die back and had spindly growth.