Rose (Rosa 'Dupontii') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Dupontii'
'Rosa moschata var nivea'
'Rosa dupontii'
'Moschata Alba'
'Moschata Nivea'
'Snowbush Rose'
'Snow Bush'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Saucer-shaped
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Hybrid moschata
Extra Color Info: White, with pale pink flushes
Growth Habit: Arching canes, 7-10 feet
Fragrance: Moderate
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Wild, discovered before 1817

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)
Plant Height: Up to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 7-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

Photo courtesy of: Helena Verghese Borg

Photo gallery:
Photo courtesy of: Helena Verghese Borg
By admin
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
How to start a bed at a cemetery......in pictures by AquaEyes May 5, 2019 5:02 AM 62

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Roses Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Roses (Rosa)

« Visit the Roses forum

« The Roses Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Dahlia Dracula"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.