Rose (Rosa 'Splendens') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Splendens'
'A Odeur de Myrrhe'
'Ayrshire Splendens'
'Myrrh-Scented Rose'
'Rosa arvensis splendens'
'R. arvensis ayrshirea splendens'
'The Myrrh-Scented Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape:Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count:double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color:Light pink
Extra Bloom Info:In clusters
Rebloom:None
Class:Other: Ayreshire
Growth Habit:Up to 20 feet tall
Fragrance:Strong
Hybridizer & year:Unknown, before 1837
Optimal growing zones:USDA zones 4-9

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:20 feet
Plant Spread:10 feet
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color:Pink
Flower Time:Late spring or early summer
Uses:Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned

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