Golden Wings Shrub Roses
Rosa Golden Wings - Shrub Roses
Description of Golden Wings Roses:
This is a really easy rose to grow, even in a pot, and can be used for hedging. The abundant flowers have a sweet scent and a simple, open shape with a warm yellow centre, fading to pale yellow at the edges. The rosehips are orange.
It is very hardy and happy in poor soils, although it does like a sunny spot and may flower poorly in partial shade.
Characteristics of Golden Wings Bushes:
- Colour: Yellow.
- Flower Shape: Simple, almost single petals, open cup with a prominent centre and little brown tips on the anthers.
- Fragrance: 2-Light.
- Flower Period: Continuous.
- Leaves: Rough, dark green.
- Height x Spread: 1.5 x 1.2 metres.
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History and Parentage of Golden Wings Roses:
An American rose, bred in the mid-50's from Soeur Therese, Ormiston Roy and Rosa pimpinellifolia altaica.