"Bishop's Lodge Henrietta" rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Light pink. Light mauve pink. Strong, tea fragrance. Double (17-25 petals), formal, high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of up to 47" (up to 120 cm). Width of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Can be used for garden. Heat tolerant. Protect tender new spring growth from hard freezes that may cause canker, die-back and death of the plant. . Remove unproductive wood every third year or so. Resist the urge to prune this rose too heavily -- it doesn't like it!.
named for Rita Anderson who married Roy Simson another rose fancier and lived at Mungadal.