'Ayrshire' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Species.
Miscellaneous OGR, Species / Wild.
White, pink undertones. Blush. Mild fragrance. Semi-double (9-16 petals), in small clusters bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Armed with thorns / prickles, climbing.
Height of 9' 10" to 14¾' (300 to 450 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very vigorous.
According to Modern Roses 10, Ayrshire is a parent of 'Ayrshire Queen', which see. Ayrshire Rose represents a group composed of hybrids of R. arvensis, possibly with R. setigera or R. sempervirens. The original rose was grown from North American seeds around 1769.