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Alternative cultivar names:
'Double Plum'
'Huntington's "The Bishop"'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Rebloom: None
Class: China
Extra Color Info: Purple blend
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by James Sagmiller, 1989

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Purple
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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Location: Knoxville, TNDate: 2012-05-01
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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March 2021 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 29, 2021 7:41 PM 69
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu May 5, 2021 3:37 PM 302
Roses that can survive Mississippi? by CitrusSweete Jun 5, 2020 12:10 PM 6
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
December 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2019 3:46 PM 128
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu May 4, 2021 7:54 PM 216
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
New Here by Bethadilly May 14, 2019 1:13 PM 37
Backyard rose project: a glimpse by Rose_Guy1127 Apr 1, 2019 1:13 PM 49
Has your taste in roses changed? by LolaTasmania Oct 7, 2018 4:44 PM 18
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
Favorite roses at this time by Canadian_Rose Aug 27, 2018 6:58 PM 41
Need to see some green by Mustbnuts Sep 4, 2018 11:52 AM 43
Which roses have you ordered for the 2018 season? by zuzu Jun 22, 2018 4:03 PM 163
Palatine's website has been updated for 2013/2014 season by zuzu Oct 31, 2014 2:28 PM 54
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
Burlington Roses by Skiekitty Apr 29, 2011 9:35 PM 62

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