'Mary Wallace' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Hedgerow Rose
Medium pink Hybrid Wichurana.
Registration name: Mary Wallace
Climber, Hybrid Wichurana, Large-Flowered Climber.
Pink, salmon-pink undertones. Moderate fragrance. 13 to 20 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, semi-double (9-16 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Climbing, thornless (or almost). Large, glossy, dense, leathery foliage.
Height of 10' to 20' (305 to 610 cm). Width of up to 8' (up to 245 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very hardy. very vigorous. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, susceptible to blackspot . Prune after flowering is finished.
Long stems, loose blooms and the old flowers hang on. Pollen parent was a pink Hybrid Tea.