Rose (Rosa 'Little Gem') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Little Gem'
'Crimson Moss de Meaux'
'Valide'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Rosette
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Deep pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Moss
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: William Paul, 1880
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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Sunburn or canker? by reh0622 Oct 24, 2019 11:50 AM 11
hortico list by Canadian_Rose Oct 9, 2019 6:21 AM 26
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Cane canker by reh0622 Nov 24, 2019 11:47 AM 51
Rose Rosette Disease? I am about to cry! by Jane_and_roses Jun 4, 2019 7:19 AM 13
June 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 27, 2019 9:37 AM 355
I am a rose killer by Cinta May 14, 2019 5:55 PM 33
My favorite pruners by Mike Apr 15, 2019 9:22 AM 24
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
This is war by GrowNRepeat May 12, 2019 4:44 PM 51
Introduce myself by Aerith Feb 22, 2019 12:22 PM 11
February 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 1, 2019 1:03 AM 139
OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
Are these good roses to buy? by Canadian_Rose Oct 5, 2018 12:07 PM 15
Roses In the Garden Today by ingrid_vc Jun 17, 2018 8:42 PM 6
Is this RRD? :( by KaySidhu Jun 6, 2018 10:30 AM 21
Best performing roses by Mari33 Mar 13, 2018 9:28 AM 29
March 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 3, 2018 3:02 PM 102

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