'Basye's Blueberry' rose Description
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Pink. Strong fragrance. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Thornless (or almost).
Height: 5' to 8' (150 to 245cm). Width: 5' (150cm).
USDA zone 3b through 9b. Hardy.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Parentage comes from Kim Rupert who writes: The breeding is 'Commander Gillette' x [('Commander Gillette' x (R. virginiana alba x 'Betty Morse')]. The rose is fragrant, deciduous, thornless and very fertile. The parentage I obtained from Dr. Byrne at Texas A&M, who took over Dr. Basye's position.