Rose (Rosa 'Colette') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Colette'
'MEIroupis'
'Genevieve'
'John Keats'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Other: Quartered
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Medium, very full (135-140 petals), cupped and quartered, in small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Other: Romantica
Extra Color Info: Pink/beige blend
Growth Habit: Climber, typically 5-10 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Alain Meilland, 1994
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Child plants: one child plant

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Garden Tours:  Calsurf73, MikeGarden Tours: Calsurf73, Mike
October 15, 2011

Welcome to All Things Plants: Garden Tours. Each week we'll take you on a tour of the lovely gardens of one of our members. Join us now as we travel to California where Mike will take us through the gardens he has created. You are going to love what you see!

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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-05-22
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Location: Long Beach, Ca.Date: Maygrowing on an arbor zone 10A
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-04-19
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Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USADate: 2013-07-25
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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In Zuzu's garden, showing some peach coloring as well.
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Location: Kassia's Garden - Framingham, MA Date: 2012-06-03
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-05-11
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Location: in my gardenDate: 2014-05-04
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 30, 2018 10:44 PM 66
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
July 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 31, 2016 1:14 PM 157
May 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 2, 2016 9:47 AM 366
April 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 2, 2016 7:36 PM 185
Is this a rose gall? What do I do next? by CindiKS Apr 9, 2016 6:39 AM 19
Merging 2 different colored climbers by Calsurf73 Feb 16, 2018 11:04 AM 22
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
Shopping for roses by Henhouse Oct 5, 2015 10:42 AM 14
Looking for suggestions by Henhouse Jun 22, 2015 5:23 PM 38
Regan Roses -- New for 2015 by zuzu Jul 15, 2014 8:14 PM 8
March 2014, photos and chat by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:51 AM 99
Which are some of your favorite fragrant roses? by Paul2032 Feb 11, 2014 8:35 PM 32
Photos and chat, February 2014 by zuzu Jul 27, 2014 2:20 PM 152
April Showers & chat & stuff... by Skiekitty May 1, 2013 10:08 PM 227
February 2013 Photos & Chat by Skiekitty Mar 3, 2013 3:02 PM 129
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
Photos and chat, November 2011 by zuzu Dec 1, 2011 8:00 AM 182
Brushwood sale on climbing roses by zuzu Oct 27, 2011 7:27 PM 27

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