'Dr. Thelma Becroft' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jocelyn
Orange and scarlet. Deep orange HT like flowers bi-coloured with pale toning on reverse of petal.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
In 1948 Christian missionaries from Australia arrived and settled in the Baiyer River Valley of the Papua New Guinea Western Highlands. . Dr Thelma Becroft was a New Zealander, seconded to the Australian Baptists and working in the mission hospital in the valley.