Rose (Rosa 'Meredith') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Meredith'
'WEKmeredoc'
'Chris Beardshaw'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Pale pink, with darker pink center
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Tom Carruth, 2002

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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Karen Blixen x New Zealand
Child plants: 2 child plants

The Most Loved and Beautiful of FlowersThe Most Loved and Beautiful of Flowers
February 9, 2013

Some know it as the Queen of Flowers; others call it by its family name, Rosaceae. But most of us know it, quite simply, as the rose. Whether grown in gardens, depicted in drawings, or praised in poetry, it is one of the most loved and beautiful of all flowers. This article briefly describes its history, explains its basic classifications, and provides descriptions and photographs of some of the most interesting and diverse specimens of the rose, the most beautiful of the flowering plants.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Testing a few pics from from the last week or so... by Beth_NorCal Jun 22, 2018 3:53 PM 12
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Roses That Scent Fill the Air by Meredith79 Sep 3, 2015 7:15 PM 31
Vendors by Meredith79 Aug 21, 2015 9:28 PM 14
Roses aren't growing. by Meredith79 Jul 11, 2014 5:59 PM 14
Looking for a BRIGHT orange rose for my newly planted tiger garden by GardenQuilts Jun 30, 2016 6:27 AM 86
April Chat - Spring's Here!! by Skiekitty May 3, 2014 5:09 PM 138
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
My July and August blooms by zuzu Sep 22, 2010 7:38 PM 102
My June blooms by zuzu Jul 11, 2010 1:17 PM 107
Lots of mini parades going on, here's mine! by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2010 6:16 AM 84
2010-2011 season purchases by zuzu Oct 25, 2010 11:14 PM 38
Garden tours? by zuzu Jun 11, 2010 4:54 PM 15

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