Sally Holmes (Rosa 'Sally Holmes')-Hort Answers - University of Illinois Extension
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Sally Holmes
Rosa 'Sally Holmes'

Climbing hybrid musk rose with large clusters of single flowers (petal count 4-8). Slight spicy fragrance. Glossy green foliage. 
Mature Height
6-12 Feet (width 3'-5')
USDA Hardiness Zone
5 - 9 
Bloom Color
Bloom Season
June - October
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure/Light Requirements
Full Sun
Pests and Problems

Environmental Damage

Insect Damage

Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:

Resistant to black spot and mildew.
Additional Notes
Very vigorous and resistant to disease. Unique flower clusters look like large hydrangea blooms. Can be used as a climber, pillar or allowed to run between other perennials. Blooms on new canes.


Related Resources
Home, Yard & Garden Pest Guide
Illinois Commercial Landscape and Turfgrass Pest Management Handbook
U of IL - Distance Diagnosis through Digital Imaging
U of IL - Plant Clinic