'Blairii No. 2' rose Description
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Light pink Hybrid China.
Registration name: Blairii No. 2
Bred by Blair
(United Kingdom, before 1834).
Introduced in Australia by John Baptist
in 1861 as 'Blairii II'.
Bourbon, Cl., Hybrid China.
Light pink, carmine-pink center. Strong fragrance. Very large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Height of 9' 10" to 15' (300 to 455 cm). Width of up to 6' (up to 185 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew.
For clarification about parentage, see References.