'Summer Snow' rose Description
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White, near white or white blend Floribunda.
Registration name: Summer Snow
White or white blend. Mild fragrance. Semi-double (9-16 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew. 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.
According to Ludwigs Roses this rose is thornless. It is also one of the few times that a bush rose sported from a climber, usually it's th eother way around.