Rose (Rosa 'Pompon') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pompon'
'Pompon Panachee'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Button eye
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Gallica
Extra Color Info: White, with pink stripes
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Robert and Moreau, 1858
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-8

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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White and pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

digital camara

No-Fuss Roses for Cold ZonesNo-Fuss Roses for Cold Zones
February 10, 2013

After many years of growing mainly fussy and tender hybrid tea roses in rural zone 5, I became discouraged with their failure to do well beyond a season or two. Some seemed to never do well, no matter how well I cared for them. Some would just sit there and not grow or would quickly become naked and ugly from black spot. Reluctant to give up on growing my favorite flower, I did some online research and found information on hardy and easy-to-grow roses.

(Full article17 comments)
Give a thumbs up

Photo gallery:

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jan 11, 2020 10:29 PM 176
Palatine Roses -- 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Sep 14, 2019 7:41 AM 78
Heirloom Old Miniature Roses by NickyNick Jul 7, 2019 9:21 PM 61
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Palatine Roses-2018-2019 by Jack01 Sep 30, 2018 4:03 PM 36
August 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 4, 2018 11:53 PM 128
July 4th Parade of Roses (and other flowers) by Mike Jul 9, 2018 3:38 PM 12
How to start a bed at a cemetery......in pictures by AquaEyes May 5, 2019 5:02 AM 62
A separate Forum for antique roses? by gar99010 Jul 12, 2018 8:15 PM 71
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
December 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 3, 2018 9:01 AM 88
November 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 30, 2017 7:35 PM 80
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
🌹AUGUST 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by Calif_Sue Sep 9, 2017 12:10 AM 89
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
Sad looking hybrid teas by roseman2145 May 7, 2017 10:16 AM 14

« 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 "Astilbe America"

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