Austrian Copper

(Rosa foetida bicolor) Old-fashioned clusters of single-petaled flowers with a blinding color can literally cover this tough shrubby species rose. Its natural hardiness and brilliant color make it popular in harsher climates. Best in harsher climates. Only available budded.

General Information

  • Class Foetida
  • Plant Habit Large
  • Growth Habit Arching
  • Plant Height 6 to 8 feet
  • Plant Width 5 to 20 feet
  • Foliage Color Medium matte dark green
  • Flower Color Hot orange-red with a yellow reverse
  • Petal Count 5
  • Parentage Sport of Rosa foetida
  • Hybridizer Sport of Rosa foetida
  • Intro Year 1590 (Prior)