PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Shot Silk, Cl.')

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters, ruffled and notched petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Other: Climbing hybrid tea, Pernetiana
Extra Color Info: Cherry-pink, with salmon-orange shading
Growth Habit: Typically 10-18 feet
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by George Knight & Sons, 1931
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: 10-18 feet
Plant Spread: 5-6 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Sport of: Shot Silk

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
Pernetiana roses by zuzu Feb 24, 2019 10:53 AM 56
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76
August 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 7, 2015 10:44 PM 65
favorite rose by Plantsmylove Jul 29, 2015 2:14 PM 21
ID Please by Jasmin Jun 22, 2015 9:07 PM 4
Cardinal Hume for Rootstock by RoseBlush1 Jul 11, 2013 12:24 AM 8
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Photos and Chat, September 2011 by Calif_Sue Oct 3, 2011 8:39 PM 191
The First Roses of 2011 in My Garden by zuzu Apr 22, 2011 5:46 PM 48
My March and April Blooms by zuzu Jul 10, 2011 11:38 PM 94
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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