Please, best roses for zone, 2, 3, 4, thanks.
I was torn between posting on the modern site,and here, please excuse the inclusion of modern roses here.
I've taken on a small project for a freind who wants to grow roses in Zone 3-4A in Wisconsin where I didn't know it got as cold as Alaska, and also need more roses for my auntie in Alaska.
Of zone 2-3-4 roses, which are the best for
- health blackspot resistant would be good,
-ease of maintenence?
Wild roses and species.
r. spinosissima altaica, or Austrian Briar?
Are there any cold hardy Buck roses that are black spot resistant?
A few roses I've heard of that are cold hardy are_
'Daydream' love the photos at hmf, the growth habit and foliage resembles, to my eyes, a Hybrid Musk, the blooms have a bit of the beauty of a wild rose. does it repeat well?
Duchess of Portland' zone 4. at hortico
Jacques Cartier' zone 4 according to hortico,
'Lambert Closse' zone 4 " . does this have rugose foliage or not, and is it b.s. resistant.
there are very few very cold hardy yellows, is this the best?
Belle Poitevine' Of all the rugosa photos I've looked at this one sings to my heart. is it healthy?