PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Chess')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Chess'
'INTertra'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Mauve blend
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: None
Hybridizer & year: Peter Ilsink, 1993
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 3, 2021 11:51 AM 159
Tea roses by Hiyamakki Jan 6, 2021 12:08 PM 8
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Apr 17, 2021 5:43 PM 280
October 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 31, 2020 1:32 PM 104
How do you order from Palatine Roses by kohala Sep 8, 2020 3:20 PM 12
August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
Lots of baby roses! by seilMI Aug 24, 2020 10:04 AM 29
June 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 30, 2020 1:12 PM 143
Early blooms by KenNEGA May 5, 2020 5:15 PM 4
Souvenir de la Malmaison, Cl. or Marchesa Boccella? by Mustbnuts May 1, 2020 3:28 PM 2
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
Hello from Willinator; Some of my favorite fragrant roses by Willinator Apr 30, 2020 10:18 AM 7
Hello from Willinator, I am considering putting in a large rose bed by Willinator Apr 14, 2020 12:44 PM 12
Hello from Willinator, I am wondering about showing ... by Willinator Apr 12, 2020 5:14 PM 5
I Need Advice by oakslesly Apr 13, 2020 3:44 PM 4
April 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 1, 2020 10:10 AM 109
March 2020~~Photos & Chat by Calif_Sue Apr 1, 2020 12:21 PM 115
Duchesse d'Albe or Comtesse Riza du Parc? by KSPNW8 Feb 18, 2020 10:52 AM 6
January 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 1, 2020 2:19 AM 120

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