Rose (Rosa 'Whisper') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Whisper'
'DICwisp'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: White, with cream center
Growth Habit: Medium tall, 4-6 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Colin Dickson, 2002
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 2003

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: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 16, 2019 5:38 PM 151
More Roses in my Utah Rose Garden by Paul2032 Jul 1, 2019 12:52 PM 13
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Aug 18, 2019 1:19 AM 150
My spring Jackson and Perkins orders by MJOrwat May 18, 2019 12:49 PM 6
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
HELP! I know almost nothing about roses. by Moondog Jul 24, 2019 12:37 PM 58
Rooting a rose indoors? by keithp2012 Feb 18, 2019 10:11 PM 8
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Forum for Fleeing Houzz Members? by DDinSB Oct 10, 2018 8:19 PM 112
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76
Roses In My Utah Garden. by Paul2032 Jun 22, 2015 4:02 PM 12
Anyone excited about the 2014 ordering season? by Skiekitty Oct 2, 2013 1:46 PM 17
Waiting for Palatine.. can't wait! by Skiekitty Sep 26, 2013 12:37 PM 44
The J&P Con Game Continues by zuzu May 15, 2019 9:42 AM 38
Jackson & Perkins -- a new scam by zuzu Jun 22, 2012 8:30 AM 7
Potential rose disaster by zuzu Jun 20, 2011 10:27 AM 39
J & P Spring Roses by Skiekitty Feb 2, 2011 10:18 AM 13

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