'La Rose du Petit Prince' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Marina's Rose Garden. Amelia, Virginia
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Mauve, pink shading. [Pink.] Strong, anise, citrus, rose fragrance. up to 25 petals. Average diameter 4". Large, double (17-25 petals), very full (41+ petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped, globular, old-fashioned bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 4' 11" (150 cm).
Christened June 6, 2008 in honour of the Association Petits Princes, which realizes the dreams of gravely ill children
Ludwig Taschner reports that this rose is sold as Arctic Ice in South Africa.