'Redoute's Rose with Red Stems and Prickles' rose Description
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Introduced by Unknown
in 1807 as 'Rosa nitida
Pink. Mild to strong fragrance. 5 petals. Average diameter 1.75". Small to medium, single (4-8 petals), borne mostly solitary, in small clusters bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer. Glandular sepals, rounded buds.
Short, armed with thorns / prickles, bristly , bushy, sends out runners, upright, well-branched. Medium, glossy, dark green, attractive fall color foliage. 5 to 11 leaflets.
Height: 2' to 4'11" (60 to 150cm). Width: 3' (90cm).
USDA zone 2b and warmer. Very hardy. drought resistant. produces decorative hips.
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Native to northeastern USA from New York to Maine and eastern Canada from Quebec east to New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.Tolerates wet soils. Erect cinnamon red canes.