Rose (Rosa 'Ballerina') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid musk
Extra Color Info: Medium pink with white center
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-6 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Bentall, 1937
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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: 3-6 feet
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
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Unknown
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Posted by Mike (Lower Hudson Valley, NY - Zone 6b) on Aug 25, 2014 9:40 PM

An antique rose of mounding form, covered in numerous clusters of penny-sized blooms and very small leaves. It will produce tiny hips if not deadheaded, but cutting back will ensure repeat blooms throughout the summer.

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