Rose (Rosa 'Black Tea') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Russet-mauve blend
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Kanjiro Okamoto, 1973

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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Russet and mauve
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: Hawaii x (Aztec x (Goldilocks x Fashion))

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mattmackay22 On January 9, 2015 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Worms and Roses by BigAppleRoseGuy Aug 17, 2019 8:30 AM 19
Best 5 roses this year by Canadian_Rose Aug 12, 2019 12:45 PM 42
The Colour Red. by LolaTasmania Aug 8, 2019 7:25 AM 21
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 16, 2019 5:38 PM 151
Need Help! by norcalgal Aug 1, 2019 4:58 PM 12
changing potting soil - worms by Canadian_Rose Jul 11, 2019 6:54 AM 65
Treating Black Spot by lovegrillin Jul 12, 2019 1:04 PM 7
Preen Weed Preventer by Jack01 Jul 6, 2019 6:57 AM 21
HELP!! PLEASE! Mini Pink Rose Bush & Unknown Roses by jjaysgirl13 Jun 9, 2019 5:41 PM 19
Our Roses by Weluvroses Aug 15, 2019 7:38 AM 180
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
What's wrong with my rose? by Luckynjun1 May 31, 2019 12:16 PM 32
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Aug 17, 2019 10:48 AM 146
Black Spot Disease on Rose Bushes by Mom3ubed May 18, 2019 11:55 AM 13
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
I am a rose killer by Cinta May 14, 2019 5:55 PM 33
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
March 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2019 6:40 PM 131
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Pegging down D.Austin roses by hampartsum Feb 8, 2019 7:37 PM 25

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