'Pink Cherokee' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Museo Giardino della Rosa Antica
Light pink.Registration name: Anemone
Light pink. Strong fragrance. up to 5 petals. Average diameter 8". Single (4-8 petals) bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Height of up to 13' 1" (up to 400 cm). Width of up to 9' 10" (up to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
For clarification about parentage, see References
. The seed from which Anemone was first grown originated in China, collected by the physician-botanist-Sinologist, Emil Bretschneider. The seed was sent to Europe and germinated there around 1884.
Nigel Pratt at Tasman Bay Roses
says this rose has large, single flowers of silvery pink with a touch of mauve. It is best treated as a climber...
The San Jose Heritage Rose Garden's plant is virused but repeats well.
Source for 'Hatoyabara': 'Hatoyabara'