'Coachella' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Cliff's High Desert Garden Archival Dec, 2011 last updated 101812
Light pink, white reverse. Strong, licorice fragrance. 25 to 30 petals. Average diameter 4.5". Large, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters, cupped, old-fashioned, ruffled bloom form. Prolific, blooms in flushes throughout the season. Ovoid buds.
Medium, rounded, upright, well-branched. Medium, matte, medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of 4' (120 cm).
Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower, garden, landscape or shrub. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant.
• Large clusters of soft pink, old fashioned blooms
• Beautiful soft pink bloom color with striking white reverse
• Very strong fragrance
• Fantastic bloom production and plant vigor.
• Very attractive rounded habit great.
• Medium green, matte disease resistant foliage.
Coachella is being introduced at the 2009 American Rose Society's Fall National Conference & Rose Show in Palm Springs, California. Palm Springs is situated in the Coachella Valley, for which this rose was named.