Rose (Rosa 'Nur Mahal') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Nur Mahal'
'The Fairy of the Palace'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid musk
Growth Habit: Tall, 5-10 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Rev. Joseph Hardwick Pemberton, 1923
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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: 5-10 feet
Plant Spread: 5-6 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip

Photo courtesy Antique Rose Emporium. Used with permission.

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Comments:
Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Feb 11, 2013 5:34 PM

Noted by Antique Rose Emporium:
"Bright crimson, semi-double flowers in clusters make this rose a real eye-catcher."

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