Rose (Rosa 'Great Maiden's Blush') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Great Maiden's Blush'
'Belle Fille'
'Bella Donna'
'Cuisse de Nymphe'
'Emue'
'Grande Cuisse de Nymphe'
'Incarnata Major'
'Incarnata'
'La Virginale'
'Loyalist'
'Maiden's Blush'
'Petite Cuisse de Nymphe'
'Regalis'
'Tertin Kartano'
'Tertti'
'Alba Incarnata'
'Alba Maiden's Blush'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Alba
Extra Color Info: White, with blush pink shading
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-8 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, before 1400
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 3-9

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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 5-8 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 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
Parentage: Rosa alba x Rosa centifolia
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: In my collection. Poland.Date: 2017-06-21
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Seeking ID for an old rose by Goldlyn Jul 13, 2018 5:26 PM 36
Roses for Zone 4 ? by mandolls Jun 22, 2015 2:34 PM 60
Greenmantle Nursery by Steve812 Sep 20, 2012 10:22 AM 13
Good rebloomers by MaryinLa May 9, 2012 5:28 PM 20

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