'Xanthus' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Warren Millington
Medium pink Shrub.
Registration name: Xanthus
Exhibition name: Xanthus
Hybrid Kordesii, Hybrid Spinosissima, Shrub.
Rose-pink. Strong, fruity fragrance. Average diameter 4". Medium, very full (41+ petals), old-fashioned, quartered, quilled bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Medium, armed with thorns / prickles, upright. Medium, semi-glossy, medium green foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
Can be used for beds and borders, garden or shrub. Disease susceptibility: disease resistant.