'Summer Blush' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Sievers Rolf
Deep pink. Strong fragrance. Very full (41+ petals), quartered bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Upright. Semi-glossy foliage.
Height of 6' to 7' (185 to 215 cm). Width of 4' to 7' (120 to 215 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Bred 1974, registered 1988.
Mike Lowe of Lowe's Roses says Sievers bred this rose in 1984 and classifies it as a Hybrid Alba... the flowers are medium red, fully double, and sometimes quartered... This rose is growing at the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden.