'Rose du Bengale' rose Description
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Bermuda Rose, Species / Wild.
Light pink to deep pink. None / no fragrance. Medium to large, semi-double to double bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Bushy. Large, glossy, light green foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 2' (60 cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Vigorous.
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R. chinensis Jacq. Observ.bot 3:7, t.55 (1768).
The ancestor of all our repeat-blooming Modern Garden Roses.
L'Haÿ labels 'Rose du Bengale' as a Bourbon by Kerr (1879).