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F.J. Grootendorst - Hybrid Rugosa Rose

F.J. Grootendorst

Hybrid Rugosa. Bred by de Gooey in Holland in 1918.
Use:
 
Shrub
Color:
 
Rose
Form:
 
Semi-Double
Fragrance:
 
None
Remontance:
 
Good Continuity
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Small - about 2 inches
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 3 - 8
Height & Width:
 
5 ft x 4 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments Its small, dark pink flowers are pinked - serrated like carnations. They are borne in great clusters with good continuity on a really tough plant. As is true of most hybrid rugosas, one would most likely choose it from a handful of roses cold hardy to zone 3 or 4.