Rose (Rosa 'Deep Secret') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Deep Secret'
'Mildred Scheel'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Other: Semi-globular
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Growth Habit: Medium, 2-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Mathias Tantau, Jr., 1976
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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: 2-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 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
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-03-20
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-03-28
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2010-07-23The blooms are huge, with a good scent.
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-03-26
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-12-15
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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-03-14
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help identifying a red [hybrid tea?] rose? by bburr25 Mar 28, 2020 6:10 PM 8
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December 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2016 6:16 AM 171
August 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 13, 2016 9:18 AM 181
My Roses in Burning Heat: by kbw664 Oct 22, 2016 5:12 PM 30
April 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 2, 2016 7:36 PM 185
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Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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