RoseFile Database

Alba Semi-Plena - Alba Rose

Alba Semi-Plena

Alba. Bred by in in pre 1600.
Use:
 
Shrub
Color:
 
White
Form:
 
Semi-Double
Fragrance:
 
Strong
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 4 - 8
Height & Width:
 
7 ft x 5 ft
Recommendation:
 
Highly Recommended

Comments When it blooms it is covered with roses. When it is not in bloom it is a very handsome bush. It looks stunning planted next to Cardinal Richelieu which blooms at roughly the same time. This rose, along with the damask rose Kazanlik, has been used for centuries to make attar of roses.