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cinnamonea plena - Species Shrub Rose

cinnamomea plena

Species Shrub. Bred by Nature in Europe in Antiquity.
Use:
 
Mounded
Color:
 
Lilac
Form:
 
Muddled
Fragrance:
 
None
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Small (1-2 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 4 - 11
Height & Width:
 
6 ft x 5 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments This s the complex flowered form of R. cinnamomea, a rose "of little garden value," according to Botanica's Roses. It might have played a part in the development of old roses having many petals - a speculation suggested by one of its ancient monikers "foecundissima"