Rose (Rosa 'Purple Beauty') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Growth Habit: Medium tall, 4-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Douglas L. Gandy, 1979
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
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
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Aug 12, 2019 12:45 PM 42
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
I am a rose killer by Cinta May 14, 2019 5:55 PM 33
Has your taste in roses changed? by LolaTasmania Oct 7, 2018 4:44 PM 18
Are these good roses to buy? by Canadian_Rose Oct 5, 2018 12:07 PM 15
What's your opinion of these roses? by Canadian_Rose May 27, 2019 1:33 PM 43
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
Palatine roses for 2016/2017 season by zuzu Nov 28, 2016 2:38 PM 90
September 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 3, 2016 9:18 AM 188
August 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 13, 2016 9:18 AM 181
May 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 2, 2016 9:47 AM 366
Sunny Knock Out by Cinta Apr 13, 2016 5:57 PM 9
March 2016, Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2016 8:42 AM 251
Washington Post article on Knock Out Roses by mellielong Jul 25, 2015 5:51 PM 4
May 2015, photos and chat by zuzu Jun 21, 2015 3:56 PM 163
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
May already? Here's to a wonderful spring! by Skiekitty Jun 1, 2014 3:25 PM 142
June Parade of Roses in Colorado (finally!!) by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2013 11:15 PM 20

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