Rosa ‘Iceberg’

Iceberg is a floribunda rose cultivar that was bred in Germany in 1958. It is also known by the names ‘Korbin’ [the registered cultivar name], Fée des Neiges and Schneewittchen. It is among the world’s best known roses.

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Iceberg is a modern cluster-flowered floribunda rose cultivar.  The cultivar is commercially available in two main forms. These are as a tall bush and a standard rose produced by grafting. Weeping and climbing forms are also available. Leaves are light green and glossy. Blooms are about 5 cm in diameter and have 25 to 35 petals. Buds are long and pointed. The fragrant flowers usually appear throughout the year.

Source: Wikipedia

Photo: Flower DomeGardens by the BaySingapore [20140122]

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