'Star of Persia' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Medium yellow Hybrid Foetida.
Registration name: Star of Persia
Exhibition name: Star of Persia
Deep yellow, golden-yellow stamens. Mild fragrance. 6 to 16 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height of 8' to 10' (245 to 305 cm). Width of 4' (120 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 9b. Can be used for pillar or shrub. Hardy. can be grown as a shrub. can be trained as a climber. suitable for a pillar. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot , susceptible to rust .