Rose (Rosa 'Monsoon') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'POUljose'
'Monsoon'
'Jose Carreras'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: White and white blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Cream
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Olesen, 1990
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
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: Polarstern x Karen Blixen

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Golden Celebration blooms are wimping out by Genevre Aug 10, 2018 3:12 PM 7
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
Mini parade roses by carlysuko May 22, 2018 4:08 PM 53
December 2017 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jan 3, 2018 9:01 AM 88
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
🌹AUGUST 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by Calif_Sue Sep 9, 2017 12:10 AM 89
✺ JULY 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Aug 6, 2017 12:24 AM 201
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
Peter Kukielski's response, author of book "Roses Without Chemicals" by MargieNY Jun 20, 2017 9:01 AM 14
My Roses in Burning Heat: by kbw664 Oct 22, 2016 5:12 PM 30
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
diseased rose bush? PLEASE help! by marykay37 Jun 17, 2019 11:56 AM 42
Roses in the Stream - Roses, Moisture, and Fungus in the Arizona Highlands by Steve812 Oct 21, 2012 1:46 PM 12
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
Some More Rose Photos -- I hope. by Steve812 Aug 19, 2012 10:59 PM 22
August Chat & Stuff by Skiekitty Sep 8, 2012 1:51 PM 50
The J&P Con Game Continues by zuzu May 15, 2019 9:42 AM 38
Winter's coming. by Skiekitty Jul 22, 2012 10:17 AM 5
Rocky Mountain National Park by Skiekitty Jul 18, 2012 12:26 AM 7
Heat, Rain, and ugly roses by Skiekitty Jul 9, 2012 6:23 PM 3

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