Rose (Rosa 'Ohl') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Gallica
Extra Color Info: Cerise, with purple shading
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Jean-Pierre Vibert, 1830
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4-8

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: Mauve
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Testing a few pics from from the last week or so... by Beth_NorCal Jun 22, 2018 3:53 PM 12
Rose Nursery Reports -- 2016/2017 Season by zuzu Jun 17, 2018 3:02 PM 23
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
February 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2017 10:04 PM 228
New Rose Nursery by zuzu Sep 16, 2018 12:10 PM 51
November 2015, photos and chat by CindiKS Dec 5, 2015 5:24 AM 76
New home and new gardens! by Mike Nov 30, 2014 8:55 AM 69
April Chat - Spring's Here!! by Skiekitty May 3, 2014 5:09 PM 138
More May blooms by zuzu May 29, 2012 12:15 PM 34
New blooms, first week of May 2012 by zuzu May 12, 2012 10:41 AM 29
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Panic attack time! by Skiekitty Sep 16, 2011 5:16 PM 40
My July and August blooms by zuzu Sep 22, 2010 7:38 PM 102
My June blooms by zuzu Jul 11, 2010 1:17 PM 107
2010-2011 season purchases by zuzu Oct 25, 2010 11:14 PM 38

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