Rose (Rosa 'Tender Night') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Tender Night'
'MEIlaur'
'Florian'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Meilland International, 1971
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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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: Other: Rome Gold Medal 1971
Parentage: Tamango x (Fire King x Banzai)

Image

Photo gallery:

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jan 11, 2020 10:29 PM 176
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
Bear in the Rose Garden by Mike Nov 22, 2018 7:36 AM 36
How to start a bed at a cemetery......in pictures by AquaEyes May 5, 2019 5:02 AM 62
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
Spring Freeze Protection by MargieNY Jun 3, 2017 1:34 PM 13
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
February 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2017 10:04 PM 228
Rose nurseries by RpR Mar 13, 2017 3:55 PM 22
January 2016 -- Photos and chat by zuzu Feb 13, 2016 9:42 AM 158
Help! by hapynhim Nov 8, 2015 12:19 PM 13
Still getting a few nice roses...... by Paul2032 Nov 11, 2014 2:48 PM 84
Seeking guidance for (maybe) transplanting a rose by kylaluaz Oct 9, 2014 8:53 AM 19
Photos and chat, August 2014 by zuzu Aug 30, 2014 1:52 PM 43
The Hunt. by Skiekitty Oct 14, 2012 10:23 AM 45
March photos and chat by CindiKS Mar 31, 2012 3:34 PM 161
Roses for Cut Flowers by Steven Feb 25, 2010 3:28 PM 10
Cold Climate Roses by Cottage_Rose Feb 15, 2017 11:33 AM 68
Anyone want to send me some rain? by Skiekitty Jul 14, 2011 5:27 PM 106
The most perfect weather for planting roses.. and then... by Skiekitty May 13, 2010 10:37 AM 18

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Roses Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Roses (Rosa)

« Visit the Roses forum

« The Roses Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Astilbe America"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.