Rosa 'Cecil Brunner'

Rosa ‘Cecile Brunner’

Cecile Brunner is a climbing polyantha rose. It has masses of tiny pink blooms that cover this climber, but it can be slow to get started. It can eventually get to be 12′ x 20′, but is easy it keep more constrained with pruning. This is an old rose, often found in cottage gardens and was commonly used by Gentlemen as a lapel rose.

Additional Information

It was introduced in 1881 by Joseph Pernet-Ducher. It is a cross of Mignonette and a Tea Rose named Madame de Tartas. It was named after the daughter of Swiss Rosarian Ulrich BrĂ¼nner.

In Our Garden

Plant ID: P19064

Found in Portal,

Because this is planted on the portal, it has a plastic cage around it to protect it from deer. Hopefully once it gets above that, it will be able to withstand a little bit of nibbling.

We acquired this plant from Als Garden Center.

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Family: Rosaceae

Genus: Rosa

Variety: Cecile Brunner

Commonly known as: Sweetheart Rose

Height: 10ft to 15ft

Spread: 3ft to 5ft

Growth Habit:
Water Needs:
Summer - Medium Water
Sun Needs:
Full Sun
Part Sun
Soil Type:
Average Soil
Season of Interest:
Zn 0 to 6 - too cold for me!

Susceptible to Deer.

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