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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