'Rouletii' rose Description
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Red blend Miniature.
Exhibition name: Rouletii
China / Bengale, Lawranceana, Miniature.
Carmine-pink, ages to light pink . Flowers white, pink or red. Mild fragrance. Average diameter 1.5". Small, very full (41+ petals), flat bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Height: 2' (60cm).
USDA zone 7b through 10b. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood..
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
for speculation about parentage, including that 'Rouletii' is a sport of 'Pumila'
and distinctions between the two. Recent genetic analysis has shown that 'Rouletii' is genetically identical to 'Old Blush', i.e. it is a direct or indirect sport of 'Old Blush'.- see References.