'Karl Foerster' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Hybrid Spinosissima.Registration name: Karl Förster
White. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.75". Medium, semi-double to double, high-centered bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Upright. Light green, wrinkled (rugose) foliage.
Height: up to 6'7" (up to 200cm). Width: up to 4' (up to 120cm).
USDA zone 4b through 9b. Very vigorous.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
The Swedish Rose Society recommends Karl Förster for northern Sweden.
Some difference of opinion about respective seed and pollen parents, see References.