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'Geranium' rose Description
'<i>Rosa moyesii</i> 'Geranium'' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Jay-Jay
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
48 favorite votes.  
Average rating: GOOD+.  
ARS:
Medium red Hybrid Moyesii.
Registration name: Geranium (hybrid moyesii, 1938)
Exhibition name: Geranium
Origin:
Bred by Unknown (before 1938).
Introduced in United Kingdom by Royal Horticulture Society in 1938 as 'Geranium'.
Class:
Hybrid Moyesii.  
Bloom:
Scarlet - geranium-red.  None to mild fragrance.  Average diameter 2".  Small, single (4-8 petals) bloom form.  Once-blooming spring or summer.  
Habit:
Thornless (or almost).  

Height: 6' to 8' (185 to 245cm).  Width: 5' to 8' (150 to 245cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 3b and warmer.  Very hardy.  
Patents:
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Ploidy:
Hexaploid
Notes:
A selection of Rosa moyesii raised by Wisley and selected by B. O. Mulligan.
Lloyd Brace at The Roseraie at Bayfields describes this rose as having tall, arching canes that present a soaring display of orange-pink single blooms, leading to bright orange flagon-like hips...
 
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