'High Sheriff' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Heirloom Roses, Inc. (USA)
Orange or orange-red Hybrid Tea.Registration name: HARwellingtonExhibition name:
Orange or orange-red. Mild, strong fragrance. 15 to 25 petals. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 35" to 37" (90 to 95 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
Opinions vary concerning parentage, see References.