'Alpenfee' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Christiane Frost
Medium pink Hybrid Setigera.
Pink. Average diameter 2.25". Double (17-25 petals) bloom form.
Height of 6' 7" to 9' 10" (200 to 300 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
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Possibly named after "Alpenfee" (Fairy of the Alps) in Lord Byron's dramatic poem "Manfred" (1817). Robert Schumann's musical treatment of this (1848) was very well known in the German-speaking area.