'Niphetos, Cl.' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's New California Low Desert Garden
White, near white or white blend Tea, Cl..
Registration name: Niphetos, Cl.
Exhibition name: Niphetos, Cl.
White. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 3.75". Globular, reflexed bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 10' (305cm). Width: 6' (185cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Presumably the climber would have the same blooms as the bush which has a description of: "Outer petals large, center petals narrow, crumpled, (ragged, irregular). Thorns very thick".
Similar to 'Paul Krüger'.
The Peter Beales Collection of Classic Roses 2000-2001 says this rose was a florists' variety during late Victorian times.