'Bella Rosa ®' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
Medium pink Floribunda.Registration name: KORwonderExhibition name:
Bella Rosa ®
Pink. Mild, wild rose fragrance. 34 petals. Large, full (26-40 petals), borne mostly solitary, cluster-flowered, in large clusters, cupped, rosette bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Rounded buds.
Bushy, compact. Small, glossy, medium green, leathery foliage.
Height of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 4b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, container rose, cut flower or garden. Heat tolerant. 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.