PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'York and Lancaster')

Alternative cultivar names:
'York and Lancaster'
'A Petales Varies'
'Folio Variegata'
'Damascena Versicolor'
'Striped Damask'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Damask
Extra Color Info: Pink blend, striped
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-7 feet, very bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, before 1551
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 3 and warmer

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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 5-7 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink and 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
Parentage: Unknown

photo credit: Jamain

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