'Rosa centifolia batavica' rose Description
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Light pink. Strong fragrance. Large, very double, in small clusters, globular bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Armed with thorns / prickles. Large, dark green foliage. 3 to 5 leaflets.
Height of 6' to 10' (185 to 305 cm). Width of 5' to 12' (150 to 365 cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default).
Rosa centifolia Mill. Gard. dict. ed. 8. Rosa No. 14: 1768.
'Dutch Provence' and 'Dutch hundred-leaved' are probably two distinct roses.
Mike Lowe of Lowe's Roses describes the flowers as soft rose-pink and says this rose could also be classed as a Hybrid China.