'Malton' rose Description
Photo courtesy of StefanDC
Medium red Hybrid China.
Registration name: Malton
Found Rose, Hybrid Bourbon, Hybrid China.
Red. [Red, silver(y) reverse.]. Prickly receptacle and pedicel. Mild, sweet fragrance. Average diameter 2.25". Medium, very double, in small clusters, cupped, scalloped bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Armed with thorns / prickles, bristly , climbing. Large, reddish-purple foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height: 4' to 10' (120 to 305cm). Width: 3' to 4' (90 to 120cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Similar to 'Gloire de Guérin', which, however, repeats.
Malton was the brother-in-law of Guérin. The rose 'Mademoselle Malton' was dedicated to the breeder's niece, who looked after hom in his old age.
["Joan's Pantry" found beside a shop/cafe, S.A. established in 1920, by Margaret Furness before 2011.
"Joseph Falconer" found at Rookwood Cemetery, NSW by Barbara May, 2003.
Blooms: look similar to 'Gruss an Teplitz', but have a silvery reverse and are smaller,.
Hips: oval yellow-orange.
Foliage: Good autumn leaf colour.
Habit: Climbing and cascading.