PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Imperial')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Imperial'
'POUlchris'
'Imperial Palace'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Olesen, 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)
Plant Height: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 2 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

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
All-America Rose Selections by Mike Sep 25, 2020 8:52 AM 25
Help to identify the issue by Jack01 Aug 5, 2020 7:02 AM 2
August 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2020 5:06 PM 160
Zone 9 Ventura County, CA and heat by oakslesly Aug 21, 2020 5:01 PM 9
Amateur Rose Breeding by Weluvroses Jun 16, 2020 6:26 PM 6
Lots of baby roses! by seilMI Aug 24, 2020 10:04 AM 29
Pests by csandt Jun 19, 2020 7:13 AM 10
June 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 30, 2020 1:12 PM 143
Looking for HT varieties for no-spray gardening. by MikeInBatonRouge Jun 10, 2020 4:36 PM 30
"Sport" Roses? by AutumnRoseMom May 13, 2020 4:49 PM 13
Rose bush planting spacing question by PitSmoker May 8, 2020 2:14 PM 14
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
I need ID for Rose by CathySueH Apr 24, 2020 9:12 AM 4
Relocating Our Roses Advice???? by Weluvroses Jun 18, 2020 11:56 AM 180
Rose Mosaic Virus by reh0622 Aug 22, 2020 5:42 PM 12
March 2020~~Photos & Chat by Calif_Sue Apr 1, 2020 12:21 PM 115
Help identifying a red [hybrid tea?] rose? by bburr25 Mar 28, 2020 6:10 PM 8
February 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 13, 2020 3:35 PM 199

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