Grandiflora, Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Shreveport'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Shreveport
Additional cultivar information:(PP5157, aka Shreveport, KORpesh)
Hybridized by Kordes
Registered or introduced: 1981
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Class:

Cluster-flowered (incl. Floribunda & Grandiflora)

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Bloom Color:

Orange and orange blend (ob)

Bloom Shape:

Tea shaped

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Resistant to black spot

Resistant to mildew

Resistant to rust

Stems are moderately thorny

Pruning Instructions:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Phoenix, Arizona

San Jose, California

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Lansdale, Pennsylvania

North Augusta, South Carolina

Gilmer, Texas

Sulphur Springs, Texas

Texarkana, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jan 19, 2012, moparman from Leary, TX (Zone 7b) wrote:

This rose was named to recognize the city of Shreveport, LA where the American Rose Society headquarters and rose garden is located.

Positive

On Jul 8, 2005, daryl from vernon, BC (Zone 6a) wrote:

Shreveport is a winner ,it's flourescent blooms are stunning what a great addition to any rose garden ,disease resistant long blooming,not overly fragarent ,full sun.