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Alfred de Dalmas - Moss Rose

Alfred de Dalmas

Moss. Bred by Portemer in France in 1855.
Use:
 
Border, Small Shrub
Color:
 
Pale Pink
Form:
 
Muddled
Fragrance:
 
Strong
Remontance:
 
None
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Large (4-5 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 4 - 9
Height & Width:
 
3 ft x 2
Recommendation:
 
Recommended

Comments Tissue thin petals and a cupped and muddled form give this rose a fragile, etherial appearance. It Its cool gray green foliage and strong scent, a Damask. It as the the short habit of a Gallica.