Rose (Rosa 'Sheila's Perfume') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Sheila's Perfume'
'HARsherry'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape:High-centered
Petal count:full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color:Yellow blend
Extra Bloom Info:In clusters
Rebloom:Good
Class:Floribunda
Extra Color Info:Yellow blend with red edges
Growth Habit:Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance:Strong
Hybridizer & year:John Sheridan, 1982
Optimal growing zones:Zone 6b 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 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height:2-3 feet
Plant Spread:2-3 feet
Leaves:Deciduous
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color:Bi-Color: Yellow and red
Flower Time:Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous:Thorned
Awards and Recognitions:RHS AGM
Other: New Zealand Fragrance Award 1993
Parentage:Peer Gynt X (Daily Sketch x (Paddy McGredy x Prima Ballerina))

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The Top 25 Roses, Selected by ATP MembersThe Top 25 Roses, Selected by ATP Members
February 1, 2014

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Posted by glevely (Sanford Mi. - Zone 5b) on Sep 29, 2011 5:41 PM

Sheila's Perfume grows well in my zone 5 garden I love it

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Posted by Paul2032 ( Utah - Zone 5b) on Oct 16, 2011 9:03 PM

This is a richly perfumed rose and has very attractive coloring. It is listed as a floribunda but often acts like a HT with nicely formed blossoms on good cutting stems. Its main fault in my garden is that it opens very quickly. I would plant it again if I lost mine. It grows quite tall.

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