Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

PlantFiles: Alba Rose
Rosa 'Morning Blush'

bookmark
Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Morning Blush
Additional cultivar information: (aka SIEmorn)
Hybridized by Sievers; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988

» View all varieties of Roses

Class:
Alba

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Bloom Color:
White (w)
Pink blend (pb)

Bloom Shape:
Semi-double

Flower Fragrance:
Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer

Habit:
Shrub
Trained to climb

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Other Details:
Shade-tolerant
Resistant to black spot
Resistant to mildew
Resistant to rust
Avoid chemical sprays

Pruning Instructions:
Avoid pruning

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
By grafting
By budding

Click thumbnail
to view:

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #1 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #2 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #3 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #4 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #5 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #6 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

By Calif_Sue
Thumbnail #7 of Rosa  by Calif_Sue

There are a total of 8 photos.
Click here to view them all!

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive lupinelover On Jun 7, 2003, lupinelover from Grove City, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

One of the most beautiful roses in the garden! Albas tolerate a fair amount of shade, and 'Morning Blush' is no exception. It reputedly has sporadic re-bloom in the summer, but so far (after 5 years) mine has not done so.

Self-pegging helps to give a fountain shape to this shrub.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Jose, California
Grove City, Ohio



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America