RoseFile Database

St. Nicholas - Damask Rose

St. Nicholas

Damask. Bred by James in UK in 1950.
Use:
 
Rounded
Color:
 
Pink
Form:
 
Semi-Double
Fragrance:
 
Mild
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 8
Height & Width:
 
3 ft x 3 ft
Recommendation:
 
Recommended

Comments The cupped early flowers are a mid pink and mildly fragrance. They open to flat flowers in pale pink with yellow stamens. It's an informal look, especially for a gallica. Foliage is the mid-green typical of gallicas and damasks. There are red hips.