'Ballerina' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Claus Elvers 1965
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Bred by Bentall
(United Kingdom, 1937).
Pink, white center. Mild, musk fragrance. 5 petals. Average diameter 2". Small, single (4-8 petals) bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height of 3' to 6' (90 to 185 cm). Width of 30" to 5' (75 to 150 cm).
USDA zone 4a through 10b. Shade tolerant. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to blackspot . Requires spring freeze protection (see glossary - Spring freeze protection) . Can be grown in the ground or in a container (container requires winter protection).