PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Celestial')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Celestial'
'Celeste'
'Minden Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Alba
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, circa 1739
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5-9

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

The sweetest smelling rose in my garden!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Some roses and garden blooms by seilMI Sep 10, 2020 2:16 PM 2
September 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 1, 2020 11:03 AM 145
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
June 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 30, 2020 1:12 PM 143
Celestial Nights and Neil Diamond? by rosewest Mar 31, 2020 3:44 AM 4
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu May 22, 2021 4:43 PM 217
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Ordering from Jackson and Perkins this year, would you? by ac91z6 Apr 13, 2019 2:14 PM 4
Do you plant out quart/2 quart size roses, or let them size up? by ac91z6 Apr 11, 2019 5:37 PM 2
Northland has some new pretty roses! by Mustbnuts Mar 8, 2019 9:48 AM 10
New Roses for 2019 finally out from Northland Rosarium! by Mustbnuts Oct 26, 2018 7:29 PM 11
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Least-risky options to order roses for 2019 by ac91z6 Aug 25, 2018 3:28 PM 45
Seeking suggestions by Rose_Guy1127 Jul 11, 2018 5:47 AM 34
November 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 30, 2017 7:35 PM 80
Mild winter not always good for normally tough bush roses by RpR Nov 18, 2019 7:13 PM 93

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