'First Love' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Mandy's Rose Garden
Light pink Hybrid Tea.
Registration name: First Love
Exhibition name: First Love
Rose-pink to pink. Mild fragrance. 20 to 30 petals. Average diameter 3". Medium, very double, open bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed, ovoid buds.
Medium, bushy. Light green, leathery foliage.
Height of up to 3' (up to 90 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Spring Pruning: Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood and cut back canes that cross. In warmer climates, cut back the remaining canes by about one-third. In colder areas, you'll probably find you'll have to prune a little more than that.
shende8219 says the color of the blooms is lavender.