Can't be sure? Can someone ID this?

RealAmateurJuly 17, 2014

A little history, I transplanted these roses from upstate NY (Rochester) over a decade ago. They were my grandmothers and grew wild in a high hedgerow along the driveway. She never did anything with them and they thrived. I transplanted them again a couple years ago to a better place in my yard and they are coming back well.

They grow quite high and have long stalks and have new growth popping up all over the place from the roots. They seem to attract every fungus, mite, beetle and other critter crawling around. I need some advice on whether to peg them or what to do to make them more full and will post on the appropriate thread after I identify what kind they are.

Thanks in advance!!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seil zone 6b MI

Very pretty rose and it sounds like a good survivor. Can you post more photos of leaves, canes, buds and the whole plant?

    Bookmark   July 18, 2014 at 6:33PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seil zone 6b MI

Oh, and does it bloom just once in the spring or does it repeat all season?

    Bookmark   July 18, 2014 at 6:34PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
patricianat

Has this rose ever been placed in the shade? Is this the true color? Are the leaves the right color or are they darker? Does this rose smell fragrant? I am leaning toward a bourbon, but if there is no fragrance, perhaps not. I would like to see a whole plant picture if you have one. Is there a paucity of thorns? If this is quite fragrant and can bloom in partial shade, it might be Zephrine Drouhin.

This post was edited by patricia43 on Tue, Jul 22, 14 at 1:05

    Bookmark   July 22, 2014 at 12:04AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Please help me ID these two floral roses
I had 2 floral roses about ten years ago. I grafted...
gardentiller
old rose ID1
This rose is a low bush (to 80 cm) growing under a...
dkelch
Three many petalled roses: yellow and pink/apricot - lots of pics
Hello! First let me tell you that I am not at all aware...
karatepop
Please ID this rose
see 4 photos Please let me know if you need more photos...
gcotterl
Sponsored Products
Eclipse Kids Wave Blackout Window Curtain Panel - 12429042X063PNK
$17.99 | Hayneedle
Trac-Master T484 Wishbone Low Voltage PAR36 Track Light
LBC Lighting
Juno 6" Line Voltage Sloped Remodel Recessed Light Housing
$45.99 | Lamps Plus
Hammary Homestead Rectangular Drawer End Table in Antique Brown
Beyond Stores
Napa White Twin-size Bed
Overstock.com
Zaneen | Dau Spot Light Ceiling Light
$425.60 | YLighting
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™