Rose (Rosa 'General Schablikine') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'General Schablikine'
'Vestey's Pink Tea'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size:Medium: 2-3"
Petal count:very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color:Pink blend
Extra Color Info:Dark pink with copper shading, purple reverse
Growth Habit:Tall, 5-7 feet, bushy
Misc:Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year:Gilbert Nabonnand, 1878

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:5-7 feet
Plant Spread:3-5 feet
Flower Color:Pink
Flower Time:Spring
Uses:Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Propagation: Other methods:Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip

San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.

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Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Feb 10, 2013 11:54 PM

Noted by Antique Rose Emporium:
"This lovely old Tea has very double, fragrant flowers of copper-red shaded with cherry that open from rather long buds to nearly flats. A sturdy plant with plenty of foliage, ideal in a hedge or as a specimen."

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