'Compassion ®' rose Description
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Orange-pink Large-Flowered Climber.
Registration name: Compassion ® (Large-Flowered Climber Harkness, 1972)
Climber, Hybrid Tea, Cl., Large-Flowered Climber.
Salmon-pink. Strong fragrance. 36 to 40 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, classic hybrid tea bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy, climbing, well-branched. Large, glossy, dark green foliage.
Height: 5' to 15' (150 to 455cm). Width: 5' to 8' (150 to 245cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Can be used for cut flower, garden, pillar or shrub. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Can be pruned to maintain a shorter habit.
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says this rose has dark wood and bushes out from the base, so it looks good as a pillar rose or it can be grown as a shrub...