Roseworthy
Classification:
2 W-P[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1948
Special Class:
ADS Classics
Seedling Number:
43/37A
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
22 times as seed, 7 times as pollen
Comments

Fl. facing down; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt and mucronate, sometimes truncate, spreading or slightly reflexed, a little concave, with margins incurling, overlapping half; the inner segments narrower and twisted; corona cup-shaped, straight-sided, bright rosy pink, with mouth slightly expanded, frilled. Resembles an improved ‘Wild Rose’ with a longer stem.

Synonyms:

'Roseanthy'