PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'The Bishop')

Alternative cultivar names:
'The Bishop'
'Rosa gallica purpuro-violacea magna'
'Purpureo-Violaceo Magna'
'Provins Double'
'Manteau d'Eveque'
'L'Eveque'
'Le Rosier Eveque'
'La Rose Eveque'
'La Cocarde'
'Eveque'
'Cocarde Pourpree'
'Bishop Rose'
'Bishop'
'Belle Eveque'
'Rosier Eveque'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: None
Class: Centifolia
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-6 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Unknown, before 1790
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-9

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: 3-6 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Location: Germany. Vorder-NeuendorfDate: 2012-06-21
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Location: Germany. Vorder-NeuendorfDate: 2012-06-21
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Location: Germany. Vorder-NeuendorfDate: 2012-06-21
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OHDate: 2016-05-29
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Test Garden by IslandGarden Apr 29, 2021 12:47 PM 27
Which of these Austins should I make cuttings of because they're hard-to-find? by SusaninSB Feb 19, 2021 11:44 AM 9
Zone 9 Ventura County, CA and heat by oakslesly Aug 21, 2020 5:01 PM 9
In Southern California, the Banksiaes are Blooming . . . by jerijen Mar 12, 2020 9:26 AM 13
Name your five favorite roses 4' or shorter in size by kohala May 18, 2020 11:37 AM 17
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu May 4, 2021 7:54 PM 216
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
Palatine Roses -- 2019-2020 Season by zuzu Sep 14, 2019 7:41 AM 78
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
best Full rose bush photos by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 27, 2019 1:48 AM 51
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Last blooms of the 2019 spring flush by AnnKNCalif May 27, 2019 1:04 PM 13
2019 Spring roses by AnnKNCalif Jul 1, 2019 12:48 AM 25
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
December 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 2, 2019 8:44 PM 142
Hardy David Austin Roses by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 8:46 AM 39
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
New Roses for 2019 finally out from Northland Rosarium! by Mustbnuts Oct 26, 2018 7:29 PM 11
What's your opinion of these roses? by Canadian_Rose May 27, 2019 1:33 PM 43

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