Earth-Kind ‘Spice’ Roses
Common Name Spice
Year Introduced/ Discovered Found
Color Blush Pink
Average Dimensions 3' – 5' 3' – 4'
Number of Petals 12 – 25
Exposure Full Sun
Fertilizing Fertilize in spring just before new growth begins.
Cold Hardiness Hardy in zones 7 – 10
Water Use Keep moist until completely established. Average water needed during growing season
Resistance to Disease Yes
Fragrance Yes – light, Spice
Foliage Medium green, semi glossy
Growth Upright, bushy.
Bloom Blooms from spring – frost in clusters.
History Parentage = unknown
This is one of the Bermuda “mystery roses”, and is a candidate for the identity of the lost 'Hume's Blush'. Upright, bushy.