'Heart of Gold' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Registration name: Heart of Gold
Hybrid Wichurana, Rambler, Species Cross.
Crimson, purple shading, white center, golden-yellow stamens, ages to lighter .. Blackish crimson with white eye and abundant yellow stamens. Average diameter 2". Medium, single (4-8 petals), in large clusters bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height of 8' 2" to 9' 10" (250 to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Very hardy. very vigorous.
Some references suggest that R. setigera is involved in the parentage of this rose.