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)
Plant Height: 2-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
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: 10 child plants

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

Common names
  • Rose
Also sold as:
  • Cécile Brünner

Plant Events from our members
jdb52 On September 12, 2020 Obtained plant
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Cobs On March 21, 2022 Miscellaneous Event
Purchased mid 1990's from Trinity Farm Roses. Planted in Poplar garden, up large poplar.
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