Rose (Rosa 'Pretty Jessica') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Pretty Jessica'
'AUSjess'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Globular
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: David Austin, 1983
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 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 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 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: Wife of Bath x sdlg

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Beloved 'Belle Story' by jerijen Jan 13, 2020 3:38 PM 15
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
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David Austin - Gabriel Oak by Tafy Nov 5, 2019 12:36 PM 15
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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
Rose Nursery Report Card for 2018-2019 Season by zuzu Sep 13, 2019 5:02 PM 35
David Austin roses for hot Southern California by oakslesly Sep 11, 2019 12:54 PM 21
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
What have you learned about rosing? This year? by Canadian_Rose May 28, 2019 9:41 AM 24
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
Question--what have I got here? by Mustbnuts Feb 17, 2019 9:59 PM 7
RIP David Austin by AquaEyes Dec 19, 2018 6:17 PM 9
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
pictures of hybridizations you've done. by Canadian_Rose Oct 31, 2018 11:15 AM 19
David Austin Roses by caroses Oct 16, 2018 6:28 PM 19

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