'Susan Hampshire' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Beth's Northern CA Rose Garden
Light pink Hybrid Tea.Registration name: MEInatacExhibition name:
Light pink. Mild fragrance. 40 petals. Average diameter 5". Double (17-25 petals), full (26-40 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 30" (up to 75 cm). Width of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 7b 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. Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) .
Actress Susan Hampshire was born in London, England, 12 May 1938.