High Centered - Reflexed
Medium - about 3.5 inches
Zone 6 - 10
Height & Width:
4 ft x 2 ft
The color varies from vermilion to cerise, retaining a brightness and purity of color in any shade. The petal tips scroll tighly as they unfurl from the high centered buds, and they can be held on wiry stems giving a soft, informal look to the plant. Fragrance is strong. It's repeat performance, though, is a little weak.
BTW: Ben Williams' roses, being bred on the East Coast, have a reputation for being more cold hardy and disease-resistant than most roses bred on the West Coast.
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