RoseFile Database

Alpenfee

Alpenfee

Large Flower Climber. Bred by Geschwind in Austria in 1890.
Use:
 
Wall, Shrub
Color:
 
Pink
Form:
 
Cupped
Fragrance:
 
Moderate Damask
Remontance:
 
Once-Flowering
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Medium - about 2.5 inches
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 9
Height & Width:
 
9 ft x 4 ft
Recommendation:
 
Recommended

Comments This hybrid setigera works well as a shrub rose, producing cupped and muddled flowers reminiscent of a gallica or centifolia rose. It's likely to be a great choice for a tough location.