Rose (Rosa 'Compassion') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Compassion'
'Belle de Londres'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Other: Climbing hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Salmon-pink
Growth Habit: Can be trained as pillar rose, typically 5-15 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1972
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: Up to 15 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: White Cockade x Prima Ballerina
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
February 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2017 10:04 PM 228
July 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2016 1:14 PM 157
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
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