'Compassionate Friend' rose Description
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Light pink Floribunda.Registration name: HARzodiacExhibition name:
Light pink. Fruity, spice fragrance. 24 petals. Average diameter 4". Medium, double (17-25 petals), cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 2' (60 cm). Width of 20" to 2' (50 to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. 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.
Harkness Roses says 'The Compassionate Friends' has satin pink flowers that open to be large cupped blooms with wavy edged petals. They emit a spicy perfume...