Rose (Rosa 'Chorus') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Chorus'
'MEIjalita'
'MEIjulita'
'MEIjulito'
'MEImore'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Francesco Giacomo Paolino, 1977
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Tamango x (Sarabande x Zambra)
Child plants: 2 child plants

photo credit: Kurt Stüber

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Question--what have I got here? by Mustbnuts Feb 17, 2019 9:59 PM 7
Still getting a few nice roses...... by Paul2032 Nov 11, 2014 2:48 PM 84

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