'World's Fair' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Matt's Northwest Florida Garden
Dark red Floribunda.
Registration name: World's Fair
Crimson, ages to scarlet . Moderate, spice fragrance. 18 to 20 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, semi-double to double, cluster-flowered, open bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy. Leathery foliage.
Height: up to 20" (up to 50cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
The 1939 World's Fair opened in New York on April 3rd. Almost 45 million people attended.