Rose (Rosa 'Bourbon Queen') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bourbon Queen'
'Queen of the Bourbons'
'Reine de l'Isle Bourbon'
'Shakespeare'
'Souvenir de la Princesse de Lamballe'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Bourbon
Growth Habit: Tall, 6-15 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Mauget, 1834
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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: Up to 15 feet
Plant Spread: Up to 10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
A grafted vs. own root guide: Who, on What, and Where? by ac91z6 Jul 9, 2018 3:12 PM 38
Let's talk about Bourbons and Hybrid Bourbons by AquaEyes Jun 24, 2018 11:33 PM 25
I am a refugee rose addict looking for a home by WitchyWV Jun 24, 2018 3:18 PM 183
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
Sale at Vintage Gardens by Skiekitty Aug 24, 2011 12:37 PM 3
Melva's Roses by zuzu Jun 1, 2011 2:15 PM 106
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62
Teasing until it hurts. by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2011 10:32 AM 6

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