RoseFile Database

Mary McKillop - Hybrid Tea Rose

Mary McKillop

Hybrid Tea. Bred by Christensen in Australia in 1989.
Use:
 
Upright
Color:
 
Shell Pink
Form:
 
High-Centered
Fragrance:
 
Slight
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Large - about 4 inches
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 9
Height & Width:
 
4 ft x 2 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments It's a gentle, soft, feminine rose in a lovely pale shade of pink. Sadly, it's not very fragrant. As is true of a number of roses bred by Christensen that were better suited to Australia's low-humidity climate, this one is distribted only there.