Old Blush China Rose

Rosa chinensis

[rosa_chinensis_oldblush]

This is the climbing form of the ancient Old Blush, which was introduced to North America by the late 18th century. Old Blush, also called Parson's Pink China and Monthly Rose, was one of the first repeat-blooming roses brought to the West.

Growth Type: Woody Shrub Color(s): pink Hardiness Zones: 6 - 9 Location at Monticello: West Lawn Oval Bed Planting Conditions: Full Sun Map it: 38.010170,-78.452501

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Blooming Dates 2005: May 10 – Jun 172006: Apr 28 – Jun 232006: Aug 7 – Dec 82007: Apr 30 – Jun 252007: Aug 2 – Nov 152008: May 2 – Jun 242008: Jul 11 – Dec 82009: May 11 – Jun 112010: May 10 – Jun 92011: Apr 26 – Jun 142012: May 2 – Jun 152013: Apr 30 – Jun 19