'Rosa sine spinis' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Marita Protte
Species Cross, Turbinata.
Deep pink. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 2.5". Medium to large, semi-double (9-16 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped-to-flat, open bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer. Large buds.
Spreading, suckers on its own roots, thornless (or almost), upright, well-branched. Glossy, dark green foliage. 3 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 47" to 4' 11" (120 to 150 cm).
Produces decorative hips.
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Rosa x francofurtana Münch. (1770)
Rosa francofurtana Borkh. (1790)
[The descriptions are conflicting - see References.