Florists Rose, Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Grand Gala'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Grand Gala
Additional cultivar information:(aka Grand Gala)
Hybridized by Meilland
Registered or introduced: 1954
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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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)

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

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

Bloom Color:

Red blend (rb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Bush

Patent Information:

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Other Details:

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Pruning Instructions:

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Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Propagation Methods:

From semi-hardwood cuttings

By grafting

Regional

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

San Jose, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Nov 30, 2007, Calif_Sue from Northern California
United States (Zone 9a) wrote:

Red blend florists rose, lighter reverse blooms. Mild fragrance. Large, double (17-25 petals), high-centered bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long stems and few thorns, it's one of the only "florist reds" with fragrance.


Parentage:
Peace (hybrid tea, Meilland 1942) Independence