PlantFiles is getting a new look! Just in time for spring, we're rolling out a new look for the best online plants database. It will also work with your smart phones and mobile devices, so now you can take it with you on garden center visits or botanical garden tours. Questions or comments? Please post them here.

Miniature Rose
Rosa 'Cinderella'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Cinderella
Additional cultivar information:(aka True Pearl)
Hybridized by De Vink
Registered or introduced: 1953
» View all varieties of Roses

Class:

Miniature

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Bloom Color:

White (w)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Tea shaped

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Regional

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

Cocoa, Florida

Raleigh, North Carolina

Richmond, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

0
positives
2
neutrals
1
negative
RatingContent
Neutral

On Mar 10, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Bred in Netherlands (1953) by Jan de Vink.
Introduced in United States by Conard-Pyle (Star Roses).
Bloom: White, near white & white blend [w] blooms. Spicy fragrance. 55 petals. Blooms in flushes throughout the season, Occasional repeat later in the season.
Habit: Height of 6" to 12" (15 to 30 cm).
Growing: Zone 6 and higher. Requires winter protection if temperatures drop below freezing.



Negative

On Jan 9, 2007, amarettonc from Raleigh, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

This one really did not bloom well for me; I had about 10 blooms all season. Good disease resistance to black spot or powdery mildew. I will give this one 1 more year before shovel pruning.

Neutral

On Jun 9, 2004, Paulwhwest from Irving (Dallas area), TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bred in Netherlands. Spicy fragrance.

Parentage:
Seed: Ccile Brunner
Pollen: Tom Thumb