PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Antoine Rivoire')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Antoine Rivoire'
'Mrs. William Howard Taft'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Light pink
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Joseph Pernet-Ducher, 1895

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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Dr. Grill x Lady Mary Fitzwilliam
Child plants: 2 child plants


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Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Feb 10, 2013 4:21 PM

Noted by Antique Rose Emporium:
"Porcelain outer petals with unfurling inner petals of a blush peachy-pink make this Camellia-like rose breathtakingly beautiful. As delicate as the flower color is the Tea scent of this rose. The foliage is clean, dark and healthy."

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Antoine Rivoire by MargieNY May 14, 2018 8:20 PM 2
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76

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