Rose (Rosa 'Celeste') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Celeste'
'Grand Sultan'
'Grand Turban'
'Sultan Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Quartered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Gallica
Extra Color Info: Lilac-pink
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Jacques-Louis Descemet, before 1799
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-8

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My new rose border. by LolaTasmania Dec 21, 2018 2:23 PM 8
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69

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