RoseFile Database

Captain Kidd

Captain Kidd

Large Flowerd Climber. Bred by Horvath in USA (NE) in 1934.
Use:
 
Arch, Pergola, Wall
Color:
 
Rose
Form:
 
Double
Fragrance:
 
Strong
Remontance:
 
Once-Blooming
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Moderate - about 3 inches
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 4 - 7
Height & Width:
 
12 ft x 6 ft
Recommendation:
 
Collectors

Comments Its fragrant double flowers are crimson or rose, and they are borne on a vigorous and cold hardy climber. The stems are robust and prickly. It's a rose that has nearly dropped out of commerce, and may be best for collectors or breeders.