Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Rosa ‘Unique Rouge’

A Centifolia rose.  ‘Unique Rouge’ is a thorny shrub with very double, bright light pink, large or middle-sized flowers.  [Gore, Don, Paul 1848].



Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

Listed in all published catalogues [T.860/1843].




Published Feb 10, 2010 - 09:16 PM | Last updated Jul 30, 2011 - 03:44 PM

Family Rosaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, probably France

  • Red unique hundred-leaved rose


Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Rosa gallica unique rouge



Confidence level high