'Prairie Peace' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margit Schowalter
Yellow blend Hybrid Spinosissima.
Hybrid Spinosissima, Shrub.
Yellow and salmon-pink, light pink blending. Strong fragrance. 25 petals. Semi-double to double, cupped bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Height of up to 10' (up to 305 cm).
USDA zone 2b and warmer. Very hardy.
Erskine wrote to Percy Wright:
June 23. A rose seedling (Beauty of Leafland x Hazledean) has 3 beautiful pink and yellow double flowers open today. It is about the color of the Peace rose so I may call it "Prairie Peace".
Chromosome count courtesy of David Zlesak: tetraploid.