Rose (Rosa 'Nahema') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Nahema'
'DELeri'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: Medium, very full, cupped, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Growth Habit: Typically 7-10 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: G. Delbard, 1991
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height: 7-10 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 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
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Grand Siecle x Heritage

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Location: Islamabad, zone 9bDate: 2016-09-17
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Photo courtesy of Tasman Bay Roses
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: June 24, 2011 7:40 PMFirst Blooms on First Year Plant - Planted in December
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-10-12
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-10-12This seems to be 'Nahema's' natural form of display. I'm pleased
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-10-07
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-10-12Another positive - Nahema has very few thorns.
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-10-12Untreated Leaves - Another wonderful positive for this rose; not
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5Date: 2011-10-18This bud cluster is approximately seven feet from the ground.
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Comments:
Posted by chelle (N.E. Indiana - Zone 5b) on Sep 24, 2011 6:16 PM

If you're looking for a knock-your-socks-off scented rose, and you have room for a climber, this is one that should be on your list! In my opinion, its scent is best described as a blend between jasmine and honeysuckle. Lovely.

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