A picture of a Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Rosa 'Perle d'Or'

Also known as

Rose

Photo by Roosie (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1m

1m

Min

50cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

More images of Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Some creamy peachy pink Rosa 'Perle d'Or' flowers growing at The Newt Somerset
Some leaves of a Rosa 'Perle d'Or' plant growing at The Newt Somerset
Some creamy peachy pink flowers and green foliage of a Rosa 'Perle d'Or' growing at The Newt Somerset
Some creamy peachy pink Rosa 'Perle d'Or' flowers growing at The Newt Somerset
Some creamy peachy pink flowers and green foliage of a Rosa 'Perle d'Or' growing at The Newt Somerset

Rose 'Perle D'Or' Overview

Rosa 'Perle d'Or' is a small, slim-twigged shrub cultivar in the Polyantha Horticultural Group. It is a dwarf hybrid tea shrub rose with slim twigs, typically grows to around 1.2m high. It has green, pointed foliage and fragrant, double blooms coloured a pale apricot shade. Flowers have a light old rose scent and measure approximately 4cm, they also may be tinged with pink colouring. This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems with Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Can also be attacked by caterpillars, rose leaf-rolling sawfly, deer and rabbits.

How to harvest Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Flowers can be taken as and when required for floral arrangements.

How to propagate Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Budding

Take 'chips' in summer

Cuttings

Take hardwood cuttings in autumn.

Grafting

Hybrids are often propagated by grafting.

Special features of Rose 'Perle D'Or'

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Rose 'Perle D'Or'

This shrub can be included in flower beds and borders of formal designs or informal cottage gardens. It could also be grown in large containers in urban courtyards.