'Reflections' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Svetlana Dudina
Medium pink Floribunda.Registration name: SIMref
Bred by Nola M. Simpson
(New Zealand, before 1997).
Introduced in New Zealand by Ford Roses
in 1997 as 'Reflections'.
Introduced in United Kingdom by Style Roses
in circa 2016 as 'Flamingo'.
Cream, pink shading. Salmon pink. Mild fragrance. Large, full (26-40 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Upright. Glossy, dark green foliage.
Height of 4¼' to 4' 11" (130 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for exhibition. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant. 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.
Named for the New Zealand National Rose Convention of 1997 and the 50th Anniversary of the Manawatu Rose Society.