Maidens Blush Shrub Roses
Rosa Maiden's Blush - Shrub Roses
Description of Maiden's Blush Roses:
A powerfully fragrant rose with blousy, muddled, medium sized pink flowers with white patches on a few of the blooms. It is a fairly large shrub and a good choice for shady spots.
Characteristics of Maiden's Blush Bushes:
- Colour: Pink, some white.
- Flower Shape: Fully double, open centre.
- Fragrance: 4-Powerful.
- Flower Period: Once.
- Leaves: Dark grey/blue tinged green.
- Height x Spread: 1.8 x 1.5 metres.
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History and Parentage of Maiden's Blush Roses:
This is a very old variety, dating back to the 1400's in France. It's French name is Cuisse de Nymphe or "Nymph's Thigh", but the Victorians weren't having any of that and so now we call it Maiden's Blush.