Hybrid Tea Rose 'Chris Evert'

Rosa

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Chris Evert
Additional cultivar information:(PP1071, WEKjuvoo, Chris Evert, Raymond Kopa, Souvenire)
Hybridized by Carruth
Registered or introduced: 1997
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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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)

Bloom Color:

Orange and orange blend (ob)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Other Details:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

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:

Pasadena, California (2 reports)

Sacramento, California

San Jose, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 21, 2017, piscesxander from Sacramento, CA wrote:

I absolutely love this rose, the orange roses are my favorite but they're incredibly difficult to find, and when you do find them the blooms are often rather small. While this is more of a brilliant gold than orange the red/magenta edged petals give a lovely balanced orange/red effect with medium sized tea blooms. I'm one of those evil types that uses chemical pesticides and fungicides and fertilizers on a regular basis, because I don't like rot and I don't like bugs, and in regulated conditions this one has grown for me picture perfect. No problems battling fungus and my first spring bloom of 12 flowers on this plant is moving on to 31-93 blooms for summer. I can't wait to see what the fall bloom will bring. Hopefully early winter will be mild so I can get another bloom out of this p... read more

Neutral

On May 5, 2009, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:


Editor's Note

Plant Patent number 1071 has expired

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