'Mother of Pearl ™' rose Description
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Light pink. None to mild fragrance. 35 petals. Average diameter 3.5". Medium to large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season. Medium buds.
Tall, bushy, upright. Semi-glossy, medium green, dense foliage.
Height of 43" to 4¼' (110 to 130 cm). Width of 32" to 35" (80 to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for cut flower or garden. Disease susceptibility: very blackspot resistant.. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom. 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.