Rose (Rosa 'Lavender Delight') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Lavender Delight'
'MORorcheri'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: 10-14 inches tall
Fragrance: Mild
Misc: Thornless or almost thornless
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1993

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: 10-14 inches
Plant Spread: 10-14 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Jan 15, 2021 3:06 PM 72
Purple or lavender thornless climber by Hiyamakki Jun 12, 2020 4:18 AM 16
Elizabeth Taylor Rose by r_guaraldi Apr 24, 2020 2:22 PM 4
January 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 1, 2020 2:19 AM 120
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
Help with a troublesome rose? by WalkinOdyssey May 10, 2018 10:16 AM 4
🌹OCTOBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 31, 2017 11:48 AM 176
Your toughest hybrid teas by gemini_sage Feb 6, 2015 6:37 AM 41
New home and new gardens! by Mike Jun 19, 2020 10:33 AM 74
June Parade of Roses in Colorado (finally!!) by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2013 11:15 PM 20
The Garden in Mid June by Mike Jul 2, 2013 2:19 PM 20
And May brings us FLOWERS! & chatting .. and stuff.... by Skiekitty Jun 2, 2013 10:45 PM 183
Roses in the Stream - Roses, Moisture, and Fungus in the Arizona Highlands by Steve812 Oct 21, 2012 1:46 PM 12
September Rose Candids by Skiekitty Sep 30, 2012 7:24 AM 16
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
Edmunds' Roses taking orders for 2012 by zuzu May 1, 2012 11:03 AM 64
Sale at Vintage Gardens by Skiekitty Aug 24, 2011 12:37 PM 3
Black spot by zuzu Jul 7, 2020 4:11 PM 63

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