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PlantFiles: Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Purple Passion'

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Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Purple Passion
Additional cultivar information: (PP11801, aka JAColpur)
Hybridized by Zary; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999

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Class:
Hybrid Tea

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Bloom Color:
Mauve and mauve blend (mb)

Bloom Shape:
Double
Tea shaped

Flower Fragrance:
Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall

Habit:
Bush

Patent Information:
Patented

Other Details:
Susceptible to black spot
Prone to die-back

Pruning Instructions:
Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
From hardwood heel cuttings
By grafting
By budding

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No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Gindee77 On May 21, 2005, Gindee77 from Hampton, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

This rose has a great color and lemony fragrance, but it needs lots of winter protection. It's suseptible to black spot.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Oakley, California
San Bernardino, California
Hampton, Illinois
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Royal Oak, Michigan
Omaha, Nebraska
El Paso, Texas



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