Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Blush-pink paling to white
Growth Habit: Ground-cover or miniature climber, up to 5 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Toru Onodera, 1968
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4b and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height: 5 feet
Plant Spread: 5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Fairy Princess x Sweet Fairy
Child plants: 2 child plants

Alternative cultivar names:
  • 'Nozomi'
  • 'Heideröslein-Nozomi'
  • 'Heideroslein'

Common names
  • Rose

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Photographed at Vintage Gardens
Location: Castle Howard rose garden, Yorkshire UK
Date: 2011-05-20
Location: Nationale Plantentuin Meise (Brussels)

Photographed at Vintage Gardens

Photographed at Vintage Gardens
Photo by melva

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