Rose (Rosa 'Obsession') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: J&P, 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: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
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

The Most Loved and Beautiful of FlowersThe Most Loved and Beautiful of Flowers
February 9, 2013

Some know it as the Queen of Flowers; others call it by its family name, Rosaceae. But most of us know it, quite simply, as the rose. Whether grown in gardens, depicted in drawings, or praised in poetry, it is one of the most loved and beautiful of all flowers. This article briefly describes its history, explains its basic classifications, and provides descriptions and photographs of some of the most interesting and diverse specimens of the rose, the most beautiful of the flowering plants.

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Had a good day working in the yard today! by Beth_NorCal Nov 10, 2018 2:11 PM 15
Uh oh... some more blooms... and chickies! by Beth_NorCal Oct 8, 2018 11:58 PM 40
What's the dumbest thing you've ever done to a rose or to your garden? by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 12:06 AM 28
September 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 30, 2018 11:52 PM 92
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July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
April 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 1, 2018 6:30 AM 98
Any one want to see my mystery rose? by Danagarmon Feb 6, 2018 1:32 PM 7
Recommendations for buff, beige, brown- muted, earthy toned roses by gemini_sage Feb 7, 2017 7:15 AM 73
Roses Unlimited sale 2014 by zuzu Jun 3, 2014 8:46 PM 11
Question for everyone about personal preference by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2014 12:32 PM 58
Overwintering mini rose by Greyghost Oct 23, 2013 10:16 PM 20
Interesting article from Sharon by Skiekitty Apr 25, 2012 8:43 AM 24
The Hunt is ON! by Skiekitty Jun 13, 2011 8:36 AM 67
Welcome to the Roses forum by dave Jul 25, 2011 8:11 PM 151

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