'Constance' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Medium yellow Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Constance
Exhibition name: Constance
Golden-yellow, orange shading. Moderate fragrance. Medium to large, double (17-25 petals), borne mostly solitary, cupped-to-flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long buds.
Bushy, spreading, upright.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot .
Named after Constance Margaret Ward (July 2,1892 - April 30, 1899 Puerto Rico), sixth child of of Rear Admiral and of Mrs. Aaron Ward, and the fourth who died in infancy/childhood.