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'William III' rose Description
'William III' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Wilhelm
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
47 favorite votes.  
Average rating: EXCELLENT-.  
ARS:
Mauve or mauve blend Hybrid Spinosissima.
Registration name: William III
Origin:
Bred by Unknown (before 1850).
Class:
Hybrid Spinosissima.  
Bloom:
Fuchsia / magenta - crimson, ages to lilac .  Spice fragrance.  15 petals.  Small, semi-double (9-16 petals) bloom form.  Once-blooming spring or summer.  
Habit:
Height of 20" to 32" (50 to 80 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 3b through 9b.  
Notes:
Sets chocolate-colored hips.


The Swedish Rose Society recommends William III for northern Sweden.


William III of Orange, King of Britain was born at Binnenhof Place, The Hague, Netherlands, 14 November 1650. He was crowned 11 April 1689 in Westminster Abbey, London, England and died at Kensington Palace 8 March 1702. He is buried at Westminster Abbey, London.

[Source: L'Ha├┐-les-roses Label]

 
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