My friend in California says her late mother planted it 20+ years ago. I asked her if it has a scent and how tall it grows, and I'm awaiting her answer. Anything else I should ask?
Lafter? I'm not sure the colors are quite right for that one, but it really reminds me of it...
Here is a link that might be useful: Lafter at helpmefind.com
It really looks a lot like a very popular tea rose of the 40's and 50's called Talisman. Check it out at helpmefind.com J.