'Complicata' rose Description
Photo courtesy of David Elliott
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Exhibition name: Complicata
Discovered by Unknown
Introduced in France by Jules Gravereaux
in 1902 as 'Rosa gallica complicata
Gallica / Provins, Species Cross.
Deep pink, lighter reverse, white center. Strong fragrance. 5 to 7 petals. Average diameter 5". Large, single (4-8 petals), flat bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Suckers on its own roots, thornless (or almost).
Height: 5' to 10' (150 to 305cm). Width: 6' to 8' (185 to 245cm).
USDA zone 4b through 8b. Shade tolerant. Remove old canes and dead or diseased wood.. Prune after flowering is finished.
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