PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Summer Blush')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Summer Blush'
'SIEsummer'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Quartered
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Rebloom: None
Class: Alba
Growth Habit: Tall, 6-7 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Rolf Sievers, 1974
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 3-9

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: 6-7 feet
Plant Spread: 5-7 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Growing rose plants from seeds in Delhi? by Sohamsekhar Feb 6, 2021 7:19 PM 10
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Mar 7, 2021 4:58 PM 205
Lots of baby roses! by seilMI Aug 24, 2020 10:04 AM 29
Rose/ clematis pairings by ttkc4704 Apr 19, 2020 8:00 AM 18
Elusive roses by zuzu Jul 8, 2020 7:48 PM 61
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
Rose care by ssilvern Oct 31, 2019 2:19 PM 34
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Rose identification: Rouge Royale? by Lynnez Jun 6, 2019 2:36 PM 27
Show your rose photos by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 10:21 AM 86
Need to see some green by Mustbnuts Sep 4, 2018 11:52 AM 43
Growing Roses in the Bad Years by Kesroses Jul 31, 2018 4:03 PM 9
DA roses by Tkhan Jul 14, 2019 6:00 AM 33
Let's talk about Bourbons and Hybrid Bourbons by AquaEyes Jun 24, 2018 11:33 PM 25
Let's talk about Damasks and Damask Perpetuals by AquaEyes Jun 21, 2018 8:01 AM 29
Identify this rose. by DaraGardener Apr 26, 2018 5:27 PM 17
favorite roses for hot zone 8 by harperart Mar 14, 2018 8:48 AM 6
Best performing roses by Mari33 Jul 27, 2020 5:26 PM 30
December 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 3, 2018 9:01 AM 88
🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153

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