Rose (Rosa 'Madame Hardy') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Madame Hardy'
'Felicite Hardy'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: Button-eye
Rebloom: None
Class: Alba
Extra Color Info: White
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-7 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Hardy, 1832
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4 through 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)
Plant Height: 4-7 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
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
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Location: My GardensDate: June 6, 2014A Single Bloom
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Location: My GardensDate: June 9, 2014Close Up In Early Morning Sunlight
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Location: My GardensDate: June 9, 2014Close Up In Early Morning Sunlight
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At Alnwick Garden
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Location: My garden - Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: June
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-06-17 8:06 pm. A heritage rose with a fascinating green centre.
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Location: Dean Bond Rose Garden, Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-02
By csandt
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-07-01
By chelle
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5Date: 2011-10-17Mme. Hardy's leaves do not ease gracefully into wintertime in my
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5Date: 2011-10-17This rose isn't terribly thorny in its upper third, but the lower
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Location: Dean Bond Rose Garden, Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-02
By csandt
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