'Caporosso' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jocelyn
Medium red Hybrid Rugosa.
Red. Moderate, tea fragrance. Medium to large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Spreading. Dark green foliage. 5 leaflets.
Height: up to 11½' (up to 350cm). Width: up to 6'7" (up to 200cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
The nursery "La Campanella" gives a date of 1975 for 'Caporosso'. See Member Comments for the dating of 1955.
Exact seed and parents not known.