Rose (Rosa 'Edith Holden') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Edith Holden'
'CHEwlegacy'
'The Edwardian Lady'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Saucer-shaped
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Russet
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Russet brown, with large yellow center
Growth Habit: Typically 3-5 feet, but can be much taller in warm zones
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Christopher H. Warner, 1988
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Russet
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Belinda x (Elizabeth of Glamis x (Galway Bay x Sutter's Gold))

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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That's amazing! by wcgypsy Apr 26, 2012 11:15 AM 2
grafted roses by MargieNY Oct 3, 2014 6:08 PM 32
March Rose Blooms in 2014 by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:42 AM 13
Finally, some blooms by zuzu Apr 27, 2012 9:27 PM 27
The First Roses of 2011 in My Garden by zuzu Apr 22, 2011 5:46 PM 48
My March and April Blooms by zuzu Jul 10, 2011 11:38 PM 94
Russet Roses by zuzu May 9, 2017 8:43 AM 86
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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