'Coryana' rose Description
Photo courtesy of jedmar
Medium pink Shrub.
Registration name: Coryana
Deep pink, yellow stamens. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.5". Medium, single (4-8 petals), flat bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Bushy, dense, well-branched. Large, glossy, medium green foliage. 9 leaflets.
Height of 8' 2" to 13' 1" (250 to 400 cm). Width of 4' (120 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
Open-pollinated seedling of Rosa roxburghii. Pollen parent probably R. macrophylla. Different opinions on respective seed and pollen parents. See references.
Rosa x coryana in Sangerhausen seems to be a different rose than in other gardens - with elongated hips like R. macrophylla rather than R.roxburghii-like prickly, rounded hips.