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botanical name:
Rosa gallica 'Versicolor'
Rosa gallica 'Versicolor' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Gallica Rose, Rosa Mundi
synonyms:  Rosa mundi
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 1.20m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
Very old and well known variety with a compact bushy habit. Distinctive cup-shaped semi-double flowers striped pale and dark pink.

Fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Tolerant of poorish soils.

By grafting or separation or rooted suckers.

Can be used to for low hedges.

other notes:
Known since at least the 16th century.
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