'R. gallica centifolia' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Pamela Corbett
Light pink, medium pink Centifolia.Registration name: Cabbage Rose
Pink. [Light pink.] Strong fragrance. Medium, very double bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Bushy, well-branched. Large, semi-glossy foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 5' to 6' 11" (150 to 210 cm). Width of up to 5' (up to 150 cm).
'Common Provence' and 'Cabbage Provence' seem to have been distinct varieties.
Rosa centifolia seems to bloom in flushes throughout the year in temperate climates - see References.