Rose (Rosa 'Irene') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Irene'
'MEIricadol'
'MEIridol'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Meilland International, before 1982
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)
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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Rose identification by Vyrt Jul 18, 2018 6:38 PM 10
I am a refugee rose addict looking for a home by WitchyWV Jun 24, 2018 3:18 PM 183
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
Looking for a picture of this rose by fiwit Mar 29, 2013 2:50 PM 19
Photos and Chat, August 2011 by Calif_Sue Sep 1, 2011 12:12 PM 182
More April blooms by zuzu Jun 18, 2010 10:07 PM 184
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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