'Stevens Rose' Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
Mauve or mauve blend Species.Exhibition name: R. majalis
Carmine-pink. Mild, cinnamon fragrance. Average diameter 2". Medium, single (4-8 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Suckers on its own roots, upright. Matte foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 6' to 6½' (185 to 200 cm). Width of 4' to 6½' (120 to 200 cm).
USDA zone 4a through 9b. Disease susceptibility: very disease resistant, very blackspot resistant., very mildew resistant.
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Rosa majalis Herrmann (1762). Section Cinnamomeae.
[The Swedish Rose Society recommends Rosa majalis 'Foecundissima' and Rosa majalis for northern Sweden.]
Rosa olgae Chrshan. & Barbar. Roses. Phylogeny and systematics. Spontaneous species of the European parts of USSR, Crimea and Caucasus. Practice and prospects; 1958 361, f.59 1958.
Rosa cinnamomea L. (1753) is a SYNONYM for Rosa pendulina L.