Pink Peace Hybrid roses, have very large silvery pink blossoms, that are great for cutting. The bright pink flowers are fully double, and are produced singly on mid-length cutting stems.
This is a strong growing hybrid rose that grows tall, and upright.
The plant gets bushy, and has leathery foliage.
Type Hybrid Tea
Hybridizer Meilland 1959
Growth Habits Medium height, grows upright, bushy and vigorous Grows 4-6' Tall, 3 1/2' wide
Foliage Mid-Green, Leathery Very Disease Resistant
Blooms Very double, decorative, and very Large. Flowers have nearly 6" blooms with 50-65 petals
Fragrance Immensely Fragrant
Hardiness Zones 5/6-10
You'll find good all-season bloom on this lovely pink hybrid tea rose. The classic tea-form flowers are very fragrant. A very nice rose for cutting, and in the garden.
This pink rose is related to the lovely two-toned pink and yellow Peace Rose but does not resemble it's namesake. Unlike it's parent (Peace), it is a solid colored rose that is medium to deep pink in color, with a heavy fragrance.
The very large,decorative flowers are rounded in shape.
Plants have better than average disease resistance, and are more hardy than other Tea roses. The lovely blooms continue all season. This rose is a favorite among those who like Pink roses. If you are lucky enough to be in the right planting zone to grow these, you should give them a try.
They are a very popular rose for exhibitors.
They are very striking in both the garden and the vase. Once cut, the flowers are long-lasting in the vase.
For a dramatic effect, plant in groups of three. This will really make a statement in your garden!
This rose grows vigorously in the garden, even in poor soils. It is sometimes susceptible to rust.