Rose (Rosa 'Dainty Bess') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: medium to large, single, in small clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Light pink, salmon-pink shading
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Wm. E.B. Archer & Daughter, 1925
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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
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: Ophelia x Kitchener of Khartoum
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-10-06
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-06-17 7:59 pm. A classy rose.
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At a nursery
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At a nursery
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-06-17 7:59 pm. A light and airy rose with it's distinguishing raspberr
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-06-17 8:00 pm. Growing in a shadier spot, the buds reach for the sun.
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2008-06-10 7:46 pm. Such a classic bud shape and such a rich colour at this
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Beautiful! by plantladylin Mar 28, 2013 6:44 PM 1
OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
The latest blooms by Beth_NorCal Sep 30, 2018 4:52 PM 13
Palatine roses for 2016/2017 season by zuzu Nov 28, 2016 2:38 PM 90
January 2016 -- Photos and chat by zuzu Feb 13, 2016 9:42 AM 158
Rose with red anthers! by keithp2012 Feb 3, 2015 4:43 PM 25
Is Everyone Ready for the New Season at Palatine? by zuzu Mar 26, 2012 11:36 AM 68
And a miniparade for me as well by Hemophobic May 17, 2010 10:51 AM 75
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62
Your Favorite Rose by sandnsea2 Feb 12, 2019 10:42 AM 90

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