Sweet Fragrance Rose: Captivating Beauty and Alluring Scent in Your Garden

Sweet Fragrance Rose: Captivating Beauty and Alluring Scent in Your Garden

Introducing the "Sweet Fragrance" Rose 

  • Easy to grow, thriving in tropical climates like Singapore.
  • Comes with a pot, offering excellent value.
  • Bred by Peter Ping Lim in the United States in 1991.
  • Introduced in the United States by Bailey Nurseries in 2007 as 'Sweet Fragrance.'

Experience the Excellence:

  • This Grandiflora rose boasts apricot or apricot blend petals.
  • A stunning blend of orange, coral, and yellow that matures into a lovely salmon pink.
  • Exhibits a strong, sweet rose fragrance.
  • Each bloom features up to 35 petals and has an average diameter of 3.5 inches.
  • The classic hybrid tea bloom form is large and full, with 26-40 petals, in small clusters.
  • Sweet Fragrance is known for its prolific blooming, producing flowers throughout the season.
  • Beautiful ovoid buds add to its charm.
  • The plant has a medium, upright growth habit with dark green foliage consisting of 5 to 7 leaflets.


  • Height: 2 to 4 feet (60 to 120 cm)
  • Width: 2 to 4 feet (60 to 120 cm)
  • Suitable for USDA zones 5b through 9b.
  • Ideal for beds, borders, container gardening, cut flower arrangements, gardens, hedges, or landscapes.
  • Highly disease resistant.
  • To encourage re-blooming, remove spent blooms.
  • Spring pruning involves removing old canes, dead or diseased wood, and cutting back crossing canes. In warmer climates, reduce the remaining canes by about one-third.

Experience the enchanting Sweet Fragrance rose: Its captivating apricot hues and sweet scent make it a delightful addition to any garden. Sweet Fragrance is suitable for new beginner who tries to grow roses the first time. 

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