'Souvenir of Wootton' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Todd Kerr
Medium red Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: Souvenir of Wootton
Exhibition name: Souvenir of Wootton
Crimson, carmine-pink edges. Moderate fragrance. Very large, double (17-25 petals), cupped, globular bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Bushy. Dark green, leathery foliage.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Different parentages have been reported. Hybridizer John Cook himself described Louis van Houtte as the "pollen bearer" of Souvenir of Wootton. See References.