(Pronounced: burr-MEW-dahz kath-LEAN)
"Bermuda's Kathleen" is a Bermuda found rose that grows as an open bush to a height of 5' or 6'. It bears single roses in three distinct colors, and may be a seedling of Mutabilis.
The blooms are medium sized, and occur in clusters. The colors range from a soft apple-pink to a dusty rose.
The flowers are followed by a massive display of small spherical hips. The hips are initially green but quickly change to bright orange.
This beautiful rose was found in Bermuda and may be a seedling of Mutabilis. It bears small single roses in sprays of three distinct colors that range from apple-blossom pink to dusty rose.
"Bermuda's Kathleen" blooms nearly continuously. The growth habit is open and vigorous.
Unknown. Possibly a seedling of 'Mutabilis'.
"Bermuda's Kathleen" was introduced by the Antique Rose Emporium in 1990.
Unknown [ Bermuda ]
|PLANT SIZE |
Height: 5 ' to 5 ' Width: 3 ' to 3 '
"Bermuda's Kathleen" forms an open bush 5' to 6' in height.
The foliage is a dull mid-green.
R - Repeat. "Bermuda's Kathleen" starts blooming mid-spring (April in the Texas Hill Country) and repeats throughout the growing season.
| Flower Size: 2.00" to 2.25" Cluster Size: 5 to 10 Petal Count: 0 to 0 |
"Bermuda's Kathleen" flowers are medium-sized (2") and single. They occur in large clusters, mostly above the foliage.
PB - Pink Blend. "Bermuda's Kathleen" blooms occur in three distinct colors from a soft apple-pink to a dusty rose.
|COLOR VARIATION:|| |
The flowers do not change in color, but occur in three distinct colors.
NF - Not Fragrant. "Bermuda's Kathleen" has no fragrance.
Globose; Orange' 1/4" to 3/8". "Bermuda's Kathleen" produces a tremendous display of small orange hips in the fall.
Zones 7 - 9
"Bermuda's Kathleen" has no fragrance.
"Bermuda's Kathleen" is easily propagated from cuttings.
"Bermuda's Kathleen" is rather fast growing and is a prolific bloomer.
American Rose Society. Modern Roses XI. Shreveport, Louisiana: American Rose Society. 2000, p. 46.
Antique Rose Emporium. The Antique Rose Emporium 1998 Catalog. Independence, Texas: Antique Rose Emporium. 1998, p. 9.