The-fairy-rose-bush, the fairy . shrub rose . a very useful little shrub with graceful, spreading and fan-like growth. sprays of tiny, soft pink pompon flowers. starts to flower late, then onwards, almost continuous. tough, reliable and disease-free. .... This well-loved rose blooms nonstop from june until frost, with double, rosette-shaped blossoms of light pink. it grows 2 to 3 feet high and wide. noteworthy characteristics polyanthas are celebrated for their profuse clusters of everblooming single or double small flowers., the fairy rose is a polyantha which means it has many clusters of blooms. it is a low growing shrub which is absolutely smothered in blooms from spring right through to autumn. it grows to about 2 or 3 feet in height and spreads up to 4 feet in width, so when you put it in, give it plenty of room..
Rosa 'the fairy' (polyantha rose) blooming its heart out, rosa 'the fairy' is a dwarf shrub rose which produces abundant cascading clusters of small and delicate, rosette-like, double, clear pink flowers, up to 1 in. across (2.5 cm), packed with up to 25 petals., rating content; positive: on jun 15, 2016, kirklandgal from kirkland, wa wrote: my first experience with a 'fairy' rose. helping with restoring a perennial garden, i discovered this rose with all canes lying down on other plants..
The fairy is a keeper! pat from il wrote on august 11, 2018 bought five of the fairy (packaged bare-root) at a local store back when they were about $10.00 each., the fairy rose, rosa 'the fairy', is a shrub rose which has hundreds of small, shell-pink blooms that appear on a virtually foolproof plant. it has been popular since 1932. the fairy rose bush has a spreading pyramidal form that is loaded with clusters of blooms. it has fern-like leaves that are disease proof.. Introduced in england by the famous rose breeder, j.a. bentall. parentage is ‘paul crampel’ x ‘lady gay’. ‘the fairy’ was first introduced in 1932 and has been popular ever since due to its small size, abundant pink blooms and tough nature., this polyanthus type produces a cloud of small, fully double pink flowers all summer with an especially heavy flush of bloom in fall. the bush is compact, seldom growing above 2′, which makes it effective as a ground cover, a low hedge, or a powerful presence in a mixed border..
Other common names rose 'the fairy' . synonyms rosa 'fairy rose' . family rosaceae . genus rosa can be deciduous or semi-evergreen shrubs or scrambling climbers, with usually thorny stems bearing compound pinnate leaves and solitary or clustered flowers. flowers may be followed by showy red or purple fruits in some varieties.