Rose (Rosa 'Mrs. John Laing') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Globular
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Scalloped petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid perpetual
Extra Color Info: Deep pink, with lighter edges
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-7 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Henry Bennett, circa 1885
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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: 3-7 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 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
Parentage: Francois Michelon x seedling
Child plants: 2 child plants

Image

Photo gallery:

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Thornless Roses by Sallymander Jan 15, 2020 3:38 PM 58
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
How to start a bed at a cemetery......in pictures by AquaEyes May 5, 2019 5:02 AM 62
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
Greenmantle Nursery by Steve812 Sep 20, 2012 10:22 AM 13
A mislabeled rose from Rogue Valley by zuzu Apr 27, 2010 8:48 PM 23
San Jose Heritage Rose Garden 10-22-2010 by Calif_Sue Oct 27, 2010 10:23 PM 25
How close to each other should roses be? by Skiekitty Aug 30, 2018 8:46 AM 27

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Roses Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Roses (Rosa)

« Visit the Roses forum

« The Roses Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Yoshino Cherry"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.