'Gentle Touch' rose Description
Photo courtesy of The Old Rosarian
Light pink Floribunda.Registration name: DICluluExhibition name:
Floribunda, Miniature, Patio.
Light pink. Mild fragrance. 15 to 25 petals. Average diameter 2.5". Semi-double (9-16 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 1' to 21" (30 to 55 cm). Width of 18" to 21" (45 to 55 cm).
USDA zone 6b 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.
The Peter Beales Collection of Classic Roses 2000-2001 calls Gentle Touch a Floribunda and says its blooms are mid-pink to salmon.