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Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Cupped to flat, quartered
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: More than 70 petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Bourbon
Extra Color Info: Soft pale pink with faded cream edges
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Jean Beluze, France, 1843
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 5-9

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 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3-4 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
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Madame Desprez x unnamed tea
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by Avedon (NE Tex - Zone 8a) on Oct 21, 2012 10:15 AM

This is a 1 year old cutting just planted in this location this year, and it seems to be doing very well

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lovesblooms On April 28, 2016 Obtained plant
from trade; rooted cutting/band
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 28, 2021 9:17 AM 131
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Jan 26, 2021 1:23 PM 77
What conditions do Bourbons need? by bart2018 Oct 26, 2020 8:32 AM 12
Which are the most popular old roses? Which do you like? by PaleoTemp Aug 10, 2020 10:30 AM 19
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
Hello from Willinator, Problem with my rose by Willinator Jun 28, 2020 11:25 AM 2
Lots of baby roses! by seilMI Aug 24, 2020 10:04 AM 29
Hello from Willinator, Roses in my current Garden by Willinator Jun 13, 2020 12:33 PM 4
Souvenir de la Malmaison, Cl. or Marchesa Boccella? by Mustbnuts May 1, 2020 3:28 PM 2
Hello from Willinator; Some of my favorite fragrant roses by Willinator Apr 30, 2020 10:18 AM 7
Hello from Willinator, I am wondering about showing ... by Willinator Apr 12, 2020 5:14 PM 5
I Need Advice by oakslesly Apr 13, 2020 3:44 PM 4
I have received my first rose from ARE by Willinator Apr 8, 2020 11:46 AM 6
Need a climbing repeat rose not too thorny in light dusty buff pink peach mauve by Berrycajun Apr 14, 2020 4:40 AM 10
Relocating Our Roses Advice???? by Weluvroses Jun 18, 2020 11:56 AM 180
Any guess on identification ? by fisherwoman Mar 10, 2020 7:55 PM 22
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
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