'Nyveldt's White' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Museo Giardino della Rosa Antica
White, near white or white blend Hybrid Rugosa.
Registration name: Nyveldt's White
White or white blend. Strong fragrance. Average diameter 4". Large, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Occasional repeat later in the season.
Height of 5' to 7' (150 to 215 cm). Width of 4' to 7' (120 to 215 cm).
USDA zone 4a through 9b. Can be used for garden, hedge or shrub. Produces decorative hips.
Lloyd Brace of The Roseraie at Bayfields says this rose is similar to R. rugosa alba, but with slightly wider petals and more days of recurrent bloom. It also responds better to pruning in a hedge.