'Edith Bellenden' rose Description
Photo courtesy of Museo Giardino della Rosa Antica
Registration name: Edith Bellenden
Light pink. Moderate fragrance. Medium, single to semi-double, cluster-flowered bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Arching, climbing. Medium, glossy, dark green, fragrant foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height: 6'7" to 9'10" (200 to 300cm). Width: 6' (185cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Vigorous.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Foliage is fragrant... sets hips
Different opinions on parentage - see References.
Edith Bellenden is a character in Sir Walter Scott's novel "Old Mortality" (1816).