Rose (Rosa 'Sophie's Perpetual') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Sophie's Perpetual'
'Bengal Centifolia'
'Dresden China'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: China
Extra Color Info: Pink blend
Growth Habit: Tall, typically 6-8 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, before 1928
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: 6-8 feet
Plant Spread: 5-6 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Photo courtesy of Tasman Bay Roses

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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