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"Bishop's Lodge Henrietta" rose Description
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Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
Availability:
Commercially available
HMF Ratings:
4 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Light pink Tea.
Origin:
Discovered by Bishop's Lodge Heritage Rose Garden (Australia).
Class:
Found Rose, Tea.  
Bloom:
Light pink.  Light mauve pink.  Strong, tea fragrance.  Double (17-25 petals), formal, high-centered bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Height of up to 47" (up to 120 cm).  Width of up to 39" (up to 100 cm).
Growing:
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!.  
Notes:
named for Rita Anderson who married Roy Simson another rose fancier and lived at Mungadal.
 
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