Rose (Rosa 'Bengale Pompon') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bengale Pompon'
'Bengale Nain'
'Bijou'
'Commun'
'Petit Pompon de Bengale'
'Pumila'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in large clusters
Rebloom: Excellent
Class: China
Extra Color Info: Light pink
Growth Habit: Very short, 8-12 inches, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: James Colvill / Colville, circa 1806
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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: 8-12 inches
Plant Spread: 2-3 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

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