RoseFile Database

Blush Damask - Damask Rose

Blush Damask

Damask. Bred by in in 1759.
Use:
 
Small Shrub
Color:
 
Pink
Form:
 
Muddled
Fragrance:
 
Strong Myrrh
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 10
Height & Width:
 
4 ft x 3 ft
Recommendation:
 
Recommended

Comments It blooms once a year for a few weeks. When it does, it is covered with strongly fragrant flowers. The plant extremely tolerant of adverse conditions, managing well in poor, dry soil. BTW: There is a bourbon properly named as Charles Lawson that is sometimes sold as Blush Damask.