'Katharina Zeimet' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Christina i Taxinge, Sweden
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White, near white or white blend Polyantha.
Registration name: Katharina Zeimet
Exhibition name: Katharina Zeimet
White. Pure white. Moderate fragrance. Small, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in large clusters bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season.
Short, bushy, upright. Medium green, dense foliage.
Height of 1' to 2' (30 to 60 cm). Width of up to 2' (up to 60 cm).
USDA zone 6b and warmer. Can be used for beds and borders, cut flower or garden. Hardy. vigorous.
According to Lambert-expert Dorothea Jungen, 'Katharina Zeimet' and 'Schneewittchen' in commerce are mislabeled (juxtaposed). See drawing from "Rosenzeitung". 'Schneewittchen' prominently shows ist golden Stamens, while 'Katharina Zeimet' is more double. Schneewittchen and Katharina Zeimet