Rose (Rosa 'First Prize') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Very large: 6" or more
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Medium pink, with ivory pink reverse
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright; much taller in warmer zones
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Eugene S. "Gene" Boerner, 1970
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1970

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 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 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
Parentage: Seedling of: Enchantment x seedling of: Golden Masterpiece
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: Cisco, Tx (between Dallas and Abilene)Date: 2018-05-15
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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best Full rose bush photos by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 27, 2019 1:48 AM 51
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Can you identify this rose? I'm stumped. by SharonNWRoses Jun 5, 2019 11:24 AM 15
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
Mild March Afternoon Perfect for Planting Four Bare Roots by Mike Apr 15, 2019 10:23 AM 106
January 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 31, 2019 12:31 AM 142
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
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Pernetiana roses by zuzu Feb 24, 2019 10:53 AM 56
March 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 3, 2018 3:02 PM 102
Palatine roses for 2017-2018 season by zuzu Oct 1, 2017 7:00 AM 17
🌹AUGUST 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by Calif_Sue Sep 9, 2017 12:10 AM 89
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
Fragrant pink rose by Davidco53 Jan 29, 2018 10:23 AM 8
January 2016 -- Photos and chat by zuzu Feb 13, 2016 9:42 AM 158
April Chat - Spring's Here!! by Skiekitty May 3, 2014 5:09 PM 138
Palatine's website has been updated for 2013/2014 season by zuzu Oct 31, 2014 2:28 PM 54
I LOVE hybrid tea roses, Do any love zone 6? by Andi Jun 13, 2013 3:08 PM 12

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