"Anna Plueckhahn" rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Discovered by Pat Toolan
(Australia, before 2010).
Found Rose, Bourbon, Hybrid China, Hybrid Perpetual.
Crimson. Reddish brown bracts. Strong fragrance. Full (26-40 petals) bloom form.
Armed with thorns / prickles.
Found on the grave of 18 month old Anna Bertha Plüeckhahn, born June 9, 1883, died April 7, 1885.
Canes: Has grown long canes.
Bush: seems to be a shrub-climber
Roses being considered for this foundling have included
'Eugene de Beauharnais' 1831