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'Petite Mignonette' rose Description
'Mignonette (polyantha, Guillot, 1875)' rose photo
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Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
29 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Light pink Polyantha.
Registration name: Mignonette
Exhibition name: Mignonette
Origin:
Bred by Jean-Baptiste André (fils) Guillot (1827-1893) (France, 1875).
Introduced in France by Guillot/Roseraies Pierre Guillot in 1881 as 'Mignonette'.
Introduced in Australia by Hazlewood Bros. Pty. Ltd. in before 1911 as 'Mignonette'.
Class:
Polyantha.  
Bloom:
Light pink, ages to white.  Moderate, clove fragrance.  Average diameter 1".  Small, semi-double to double, in large clusters, flat, globular bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Short, thornless (or almost), upright.  Small, dark green foliage.  5 to 7 leaflets.  
Height of 18" to 3' (45 to 90 cm).  
Growing:
USDA zone 4b through 9b.  Hardy.  
Ploidy:
Diploid
Notes:
For clarification of parentage, see References.
Sister seedling of 'Paquerette'.
 
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