'Cineraria' rose Description
Photo courtesy of California rose
Red blend Polyantha.
Registration name: Cineraria
Exhibition name: Cineraria
Red, white center. Mild fragrance. Small, single (4-8 petals), in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
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.
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An alert HMF user has noted that Modern Roses also lists M. Leenders 1934 as the breeder of another Polyantha, 'Cineraria.' See References.