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Semperflorens Rosa chinensis 'Semperflorens'

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RO-zuh chi-NEN-sis sem-pur-FLORE-enz
Description

Introduced in 1791; dark green foliage; few thorns; dwarf, branching, bushy habit 

 

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Species:
    chinensis
    Family:
    Roseaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    China
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Rose
    Shrub
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Good Cut
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Crimson to scarlet; center streaked with white. Semi-double flowers spring to summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No