"Octavus Weld" rose Description
Photo courtesy of Margaret Furness
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Light pink. small, spherical receptacle, pedicel smooth.. Soft pink or salmon fading to pale pink and cream. Pepper, tea fragrance. 25 to 40 petals. Medium, large, double (17-25 petals) bloom form. Continuous (perpetual) bloom throughout the season, blooms in flushes throughout the season.
Light green foliage.
Height: up to 10' (up to 305cm). Width: up to 16' (up to 490cm).
USDA zone 6b through 9b (default). Benefits from winter protection in colder climates. heat tolerant. Disease susceptibility: susceptible to Mildew. Prune lightly or not at all. Resist the urge to prune this rose too heavily -- it doesn't like it!.
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
Good repeat especially in autumn.