Tea Rose, Found Rose
Rosa 'Lovers Delite'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Lovers Delite
Hybridized by Unknown
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Class:

Tea

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Mauve and mauve blend (mb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Other Details:

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Pruning Instructions:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Ocala, Florida

Austin, Texas

Gilmer, Texas

Paris, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
0
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jul 23, 2012, akimball2 from Ocala, FL wrote:

I have had Lovers Delite for about 5 - 6 years in mid Florida and it is still thriving. The color is magnificent, but it has a lot of thorns. I don't pick it, but the color alone is worth the enjoyment. I don't think it is one of my best smellers.

Toni Kimball, Ocala, FL

Positive

On Aug 1, 2008, lrwells50 from (Lynn) Paris, TX (Zone 7b) wrote:

This is absolutely the most fragrant rose in my garden.