Do you know what kind of rose this is? Though it is a little washed out in the brilliant morning sun, its color is lavender. Its scent is heavenly combining a strong rose and citrus fragrance. It’s the Barbra Streisand rose, named in 2001 after the famous actress and singer. Now there are better examples of this hybrid tea rose, but this amateur gardener was thrilled with the seven blooms that came out just a couple of weeks after being planted.