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Alternative cultivar names:
'Mont Blanc'
'Montblanc'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in clusters
Rebloom: Some
Class: Other: Hybrid rugosa
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Karl Baum, 1985
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 3 and warmer

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
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Hips
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Fruit
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Hip, Hip, Hooray for Hipped Roses!Hip, Hip, Hooray for Hipped Roses!
By chelle on February 13, 2013

Roses that produce hips can be a highly beneficial and attractive addition to your garden.

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