The Childs play miniature rose has porcelain white blooms, with deep pink edges.
As the name suggests, Childs Play mini rose is easy to grow, and a great rose for beginners!
It has classic Hybrid tea form flowers. This pink/blend miniature has porcelain white blossoms that blend into pink at the edges. The flowers are borne both singly, and in small clusters, with a mild, sweet, (fruity) fragrance.
The blooms on the Childs Play rose are quick to repeat. This rose bush, blooms in flushes throughout the season, on a healthy, disease resistant rose bush.
The exhibition form blooms, rest on a compact, rounded plant that is perfect for in the garden, or in a border. Try lining your walk with them, or plant them in a circle around a bird bath or other garden feature.
It's hard to say pink roses, but this rose is classified as a pink blend. I'd say white, dipped in pink! A very pretty rose indeed!
Type Miniature Rose
Hybridizer Saville 1991
Growth Habits Upright growing, vigorous, medium size, it grows 1 ½ -2
Blooms Pink/blend Porcelain white, with deep pink edges. Blooms have 30 petals. Exhibition form flowers are 1 1/2” across
Foliage medium size, dark green, matte textured foliage
Fragrance moderate fragrance
Awards American Rose Society Award of Excellence 1993, AARS 1993
Hardy zone zones 5-10
This miniature is a vigorous growing rose that branches out well, has lots of dense foliage, and supply’s lots of picture perfect blooms. The tiny buds burst open to become satiny white, Hybrid Tea form, scented, little rose flowers. The blooms stand out well against the tiny green, disease resistant foliage.
This rose is an award winning miniature that tends to do well wherever it is planted. It blooms continuously throughout the growing season, and is rated quite highly by some rosarians.
Remember to fertilize throughout the season, for the best blooms!