'Fragrant Old Purple' rose Description
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Mauve or mauve blend Shrub.Registration name: AUSport
Shrub. (Series: English Rose Collection)
Mauve or purple blend. Strong fragrance. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Height: up to 39" (up to 100cm). Width: up to 30" (up to 75cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Some question about parentage (see References).
'Wise Portia' has been seen to be distributed as 'Fragrant Old Purple' by some garden centers.