Rose (Rosa 'Sheer Elegance') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Sheer Elegance'
'TWObe'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Coral blend
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Jerry F. Twomey, 1989
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1991

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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: Thorned
Parentage: Pristine x Fortuna
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Anybody recognize? by threegardeners Jul 18, 2013 11:43 AM 25
April Showers & chat & stuff... by Skiekitty May 1, 2013 10:08 PM 227
Blooming Today, April 20, 2012 by Betja Apr 29, 2012 12:53 PM 46
Photos and chat, November 2011 by zuzu Dec 1, 2011 8:00 AM 182
Photos and Chat, September 2011 by Calif_Sue Oct 3, 2011 8:39 PM 191
Here's another climber I can't identify by zuzu Apr 30, 2011 6:43 PM 29

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