'Rembrandt' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Mauve or mauve blend Portland.
Registration name: Rembrandt
Damask Perpetual, Hybrid Perpetual, Portland.
Vermilion, carmine-red shading. Strong fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Height of 3' to 4' (90 to 120 cm). Width of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
'Rembrandt' in commerce seems to be mislabeled - see References.Heirloom Old Garden Roses
has a rare brick-red color that at times has white markings or stripes...
Artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was born on 15 July 1607 in Leiden, The Netherlands. He died on 4 October 1669 in The Netherlands.