Rose (Rosa 'Windmill') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Windmill'
'WILwind'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Very large: 6" or more
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Grandiflora
Extra Color Info: White with cherry pink edges
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: J. Benjamin Williams, 1992

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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White and 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

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-04-27
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Comments:
Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Sep 29, 2011 3:21 PM

This rose is unique in the size of its blooms. Single blooms are usually small and occasionally can be categorized as medium-sized, but these are very large, 5-6 inches in diameter.

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