Rose (Rosa 'English Miss') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Cupped to flat
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Soft blush pink
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Cants of Colchester, 1977
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Dearest x The Optimist
Child plants: 2 child plants

she has lots of friends

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
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January 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2017 3:27 PM 117
Which Bolero is this? by CindiKS Dec 3, 2015 12:27 AM 82
Your toughest hybrid teas by gemini_sage Feb 6, 2015 6:37 AM 41
David Austin Handbook of Roses 2014 by Joannabanana Mar 5, 2014 4:12 PM 13
Which are some of your favorite fragrant roses? by Paul2032 Feb 11, 2014 8:35 PM 32
Favorite Fragrant 'Blue' Roses by Steve812 Apr 25, 2014 11:06 PM 27
June 2012 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 25, 2012 9:22 PM 41
Crappy August Blooms and need an ID? by Skiekitty Aug 6, 2011 12:21 PM 6
This Weekend Opportunity at EuroDesert by Skiekitty May 31, 2011 10:36 AM 65
Edmund's Roses Catalog - wow! by Skiekitty Jul 8, 2011 12:09 PM 41
Rain, Glorious Rain! by Skiekitty Oct 13, 2010 8:48 AM 9

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