'Conrad Ferdinand Meyer' rose Description
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Light pink Hybrid Rugosa.
Registration name: Conrad Ferdinand Meyer
Light pink, silver(y) shading. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 4.25". Very large, very double, cluster-flowered, in small clusters, cupped bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Tall, armed with thorns / prickles, bushy, climbing. Leathery foliage.
Height: 6' to 10' (185 to 305cm). Width: 5' to 8' (150 to 245cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for cut flower, garden, landscape or pillar. Hardy. very vigorous. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to rust . Remove spent blooms to encourage re-bloom.
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Different parentages have been reported, including reversal of seed and pollen parents. See References