'Grace Darling' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Tea.
Registration name: Grace Darling
Peach - pink, cream undertones. Strong fragrance. Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' to 47" (90 to 120 cm). Width of 2' to 3' (60 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Hardy. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
Nigel Pratt of Tasman Bay Roses
says this rose has very pretty creamy-white flowers that are shaded with pink...
In his 2001/2002 catalog, Peter Beales says this rose is one of the first Hybrid Teas to achieve popularity.