Rose (Rosa 'Pure Perfume') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pure Perfume'
'JACfabco'
'Blanche de Castille'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: White blend
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Keith W. Zary, 2004
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)
Plant Height: 4-5 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

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Posted by Skiekitty (Denver Metro - Zone 5a) on Oct 17, 2011 8:24 PM

This rose is very unfussy. It gets about 4-5 hours of direct noon/afternoon sun and that's it. I will be transplanting it to a more sunny location in 2012. Produces beautiful pure white blooms that are too heavy for the canes (canes seem to be very thin for the blooms).

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