'Prof. C.S. Sargent' rose Description
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Medium yellow Hybrid Wichurana.
Registration name: Prof. C.S. Sargent
Exhibition name: Prof. C.S. Sargent
Climber, Hybrid Wichurana, Large-Flowered Climber.
Buff to red, yellow undertones, ages to cream . Moderate fragrance. Average diameter 2.25". Very double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form.
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous.
Charles Sprague Sargent (April 24, 1841 Boston - March 22, 1927 Jamaica Plain, Mass.), botanist, first Director of the Arnold Arboretum from 1873 to 1927.