Rose (Rosa 'Cecile Brunner') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Cecile Brunner'
'Mademoiselle Cecile Brunner'
'Maltese Rose'
'Mignon'
'Sweetheart Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In large clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Polyantha
Extra Color Info: Pink blend, copper undertones
Growth Habit: Medium, 2-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Misc: Shade tolerant
Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Marie aka Veuve Ducher, 1880
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer
Awards: Earth-Kind Rose

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 2-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Polyantha alba plena x Madame de Tartas
Child plants: 8 child plants

Rosa 'Cecile Brunner'

A Drought-Tolerant GardenA Drought-Tolerant Garden
February 10, 2012

The year 2011 was a violent weather year in the US, with at least 12 weather-related disasters exceeding a billion dollars in damage. Some say it was Earth's most extreme weather year since 1816. Much of the country suffered from record heat and drought . . . and so did the yards and gardens.

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