Rose (Rosa 'Kronprinzessin Viktoria') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Kronprinzessin Viktoria'
'Souvenir de la Malmaison Jaune'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Bourbon
Extra Color Info: Cream, with pale yellow center
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by unknown person, before 1888
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
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: Sport of: Souvenir de la Malmaison
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2012 Oct. 21 This is the largest we have even seen the bush grow, crowding int
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Location: My garden in northeast TexasDate: 2012 Oct. 21 Beautiful perfect flowers today
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Comments:
Posted by Avedon (NE Tex - Zone 8a) on Sep 4, 2012 11:02 PM

A truly beautiful white rose. My photos show that it sometimes has a tendency to have a light yellow shading, and this can disappear as the flower ages. We have three bushes of this rose, and all of them stay rather small and compact.

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Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Feb 10, 2013 2:18 PM

The white sport of Souvenir de la Malmaison.

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