'Ballerina' rose Description
Photo courtesy of A Capitol Hill Rose Garden (1915)
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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. Glandular sepals buds.
Arching, thornless (or almost).
Height: 3' to 6' (90 to 185cm). Width: 30" to 5' (75 to 150cm).
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).
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