Rose (Rosa 'Savannah') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Savannah'
'KORvioros'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: W. Kordes & Sons, 2013
Awards: Biltmore Trials Award: George & Edith Vanderbilt Award for Most Outstanding Rose of the Trials (Best in Show), 2015; Pauline Merrell Award for Best Hybrid Tea, 2015; Cornelia Vanderbilt Cecil Award for Most Fragrant Rose, 2015

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: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Salmon-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: Unknown

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-07-02Somehow the Japanese beetles missed this one.
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Location: Jacksonville, TXDate: 2015-04-24
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-05-23First Savannah bloom of the 2017 growing season!
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Location: Jacksonville, TXDate: 2015-08-22
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-09-26Late September bloom; wonderful fragrance!
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Location: In my 8A garden.Date: Autumn 2016
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Location: Jacksonville, TXDate: 2015-04-24
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-05My favorite rose because of its disease resistance and fragrance
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Location: ATLANTA GADate: 2017-08-02Savannah Rose in my garden
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-10-16
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-13
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-04The plague has arrived: first sighting of Japanese beetles in 201
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-07First bloom; planted spring, 2016; own root; source: Chamblee Ros
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-09
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-10
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-14
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-08-03Own-root rose planted spring, 2016; wonderful fragrance!
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Date: 2017-07-14Savannah
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Date: 2017-08-23Savannah
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-07First bloom; planted spring, 2016; own root; source: Chamblee Ros
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-08
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: 2016-06-10Planted spring, 2016. Own root. Source: Chamblee Rose Nursery
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Posted by csandt (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Sep 27, 2016 8:56 AM

I planted three own-root 'Savannah' bushes from Chamblee's Rose Nursery in spring, 2016. I enjoyed beautiful foliage and wonderfully fragrant blooms intermittently from June 7 through early fall without the use of any pesticides. The blooms did not suffer brown edges as did 'Beverly' and 'Wedding Bells'. However, as fall progressed, 'Savannah' stopped blooming, in contrast to 'Beverly' an 'Wedding Bells', which began to bloom profusely. Based on one season in my zone 6b Pennsylvania garden, it seems that 'Savannah' really shines when summer temperatures are hot (or days are longer) and is less likely to bloom as fall progresses.

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