'Wee Butterflies ™' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Jean Marion
Pink blend Polyantha.
Registration name: Wee Butterflies ™
Exhibition name: Wee Butterflies ™
Pink blend, white center. Mild fragrance. 5 petals. Single (4-8 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 4b through 10b. 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.
Heirloom Old Garden Roses says Wee Butterflies has small, single, 5 petaled blooms of a lovely shade of bright, medium-pink, accentuated by a contrasting white eye. They are borne in sprays of 3 to 35 and cover the bush like a swarm of butterflies...