PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Alec's Red')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Alec's Red'
'COred'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Growth Habit: Medium tall, 4-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Alexander M. (Alec) Cocker, 1970)
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)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 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
Parentage: Fragrant Cloud x Dame de Coeur
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-11
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Photo courtesy of Tasman Bay Roses
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-14
By kbw664
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-04-14
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
All-America Rose Selections by Mike Sep 25, 2020 8:52 AM 25
Help identifying a red [hybrid tea?] rose? by bburr25 Mar 28, 2020 6:10 PM 8
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Some Sept blooms by Beth_NorCal Sep 11, 2018 12:08 PM 12
Thought I'd post some more pics... by Beth_NorCal Oct 4, 2018 10:24 AM 17
June 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Jul 1, 2018 6:11 PM 100
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266

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