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Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Lady X'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Lady X
Additional cultivar information:(PP2691, aka MEIfigu)
Hybridized by Meilland
Registered or introduced: 1965
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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

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

Bloom Color:

Mauve and mauve blend (mb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Nodding

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Prone to weak stems

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Dalton, Georgia

Blue Island, Illinois

Owensboro, Kentucky

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Vale, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jul 28, 2008, iris28 from (dana)Owensboro, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

the flowers are great but the stems are a bit weak and its really leggy .