'Baron de Wassenaër' rose Description
Photo courtesy of fyrnrain
Medium red Moss.
Exhibition name: Baron de Wassenaër
Mauve - pink, blush reverse. Lilac-pink. Strong fragrance. Medium, semi-double to double, borne mostly solitary, in small clusters, globular bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height: 4' to 7' (120 to 215cm). Width: up to 4' (up to 120cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Differences of opinion about breeder, see References.
Named for the musician Baron de Wassenaer, or the Dutch vice-admiral, whose heroism in a sea battle of 1696 against the French was very much admired by the latter.