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Rose de Meaux Rosa x centifolia

Other Common Name(s):

Previously known as:

  • Rosa centifolia pomponia
Phonetic Spelling
RO-zuh sen-tih-FOH-lee-uh
Description

Upright shrub; abundant small leaves and flowers; dislikes poor soil; can be grown as low hedge or in tubs; twiggy growth

Type:  Centifolia

Fragrance:  Pompon light

 

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Family:
    Roseaceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Rose
    Shrub
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Size:
    1-3 inches
    Flower Description:
    Light rosy pink with lilac. 1 in. pompon shaped blooms in summer only; color fades with heat
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container