'Hiawatha' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Red blend Hybrid Multiflora.
Registration name: Hiawatha
Hybrid Wichurana, Polyantha, Cl., Rambler.
Crimson, white center, golden-yellow stamens, ages to dark red . None / no fragrance. Average diameter 1.5". Small to medium, single (4-8 petals), in large clusters, cupped-to-flat bloom form. Spring or summer flush with scattered later bloom.
Armed with thorns / prickles, climbing. Small, glossy foliage. 7 to 9 leaflets.
Height: 15' to 20' (455 to 610cm). Width: up to 12' (up to 365cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Hardy. very vigorous. shade tolerant.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
'Hiawatha' ex Guillot is triploid - see Reference of 2002