Rose (Rosa 'Wind Chimes') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Wind Chimes'
'Windchimes'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid musk
Extra Color Info: Pink and white
Growth Habit: Climbing habit, tall, 15-20 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Lester Rose Gardens, circa 1946
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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)
Plant Height: 15-20 feet
Plant Spread: 8-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink and white
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Comments:
Posted by Calif_Sue (Sebastopol, CA - Zone 9a) on Feb 11, 2013 11:36 PM

Noted by Antique Rose Emporium:
"Single, rosy pink flowers in large sprays decorate this large, vigorous shrub repeatedly throughout the growing season. A bit thorny, Wind Chimes is nonetheless beautiful with the typical arching shape that makes the Hybrid Musks so attractive."

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