Rose (Rosa 'Pomponella') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pomponella'
'KORpompan'
'Pomponella Fairy Tale'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Pompon
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In large clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Compact, 2-3 feet tall and 2 feet wide, but much taller and wider if grafted and grown in the hotter zones
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: W. Kordes & Sons, 2005
Awards: ADR: 2006

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: 2-3 feet if own-root; 5-7 feet if grafted
Plant Spread: 2 feet if own-root; 5-7 feet if grafted
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: Other: ADR 2006
Parentage: unknown

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-10-01
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Location: Cranford Rose Garden, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, New York, NYDate: 2017-06-18White rose in the background is Eskimo.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-19At rest on a hydrandea leaf in the rain.
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Location: Prescott, AZDate: 2017-08-17A fairly typical spray of flowers on a third year plant: second f
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Date: 2018-06-22
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Date: 2018-06-22
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2013-05-30
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Location: New York Botanical Garden (Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden), New York, New YorkDate: 2017-06-17
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-08-14First summer in my garden.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-10-30Still blooming on October 30 in my zone 6b garden!
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Location: New York Botanical Garden (Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden), New York, New YorkDate: 2017-06-17
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-20Pomponella's first bloom in my garden
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-26
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-20
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-25
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-26
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Pomponella... by wcgypsy Jun 27, 2012 7:27 AM 4
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Palatine Roses-2018-2019 by Jack01 Sep 30, 2018 4:03 PM 36
A separate Forum for antique roses? by gar99010 Jul 12, 2018 8:15 PM 71
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
December 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 3, 2018 9:01 AM 88
November 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 30, 2017 7:35 PM 80
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
🌹AUGUST 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by Calif_Sue Sep 9, 2017 12:10 AM 89
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
Peter Kukielski's response, author of book "Roses Without Chemicals" by MargieNY Jun 20, 2017 9:01 AM 14
Palatine roses for 2016/2017 season by zuzu Nov 28, 2016 2:38 PM 90
May 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 2, 2016 9:47 AM 366
Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale size by CindiKS Nov 19, 2015 7:46 PM 8
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
August 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 7, 2015 10:44 PM 65
Finally, 1 whole year with no Rose Rosette virus outbreaks! by gemini_sage May 2, 2017 7:50 PM 81
grafted roses by MargieNY Oct 3, 2014 6:08 PM 32
I have a rose with a questionable ID by beckygardener Jul 13, 2014 3:58 PM 14

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