PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Kiss')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Kiss'
'KORokis'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Other: Florists rose
Extra Color Info: Salmon-pink
Growth Habit: Very short, 12-18 inches
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: W. Kordes & Sons, 1988
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: 12-18 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Lorena x seedling
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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March 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 29, 2021 7:41 PM 69
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February 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 28, 2021 6:31 PM 100
January 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 3, 2021 11:51 AM 159
My 2020 Rose Garden Awards by zuzu Jan 3, 2021 11:35 PM 6
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December 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 1, 2021 3:56 PM 125
October 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 31, 2020 1:32 PM 104
New to Climbing Roses. Year 1 Pruning Questions by pkazmercyk Sep 7, 2020 1:42 PM 6
July 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2020 8:39 PM 154
Annuals for new rose garden by Bmwjc Jun 7, 2020 1:05 PM 7
June 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 30, 2020 1:12 PM 143
Early blooms by KenNEGA May 5, 2020 5:15 PM 4
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
Rose bush maybe? by Kokorinea Mar 1, 2020 8:06 AM 6
Summer's Kiss (Paul Ricard) MEInivoz by Bencarlile9 Aug 16, 2020 8:45 PM 5
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
Palatine Roses -- 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Sep 14, 2019 7:41 AM 78

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