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PlantFiles: Tea Rose
Rosa 'Mrs. Dudley Cross'

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Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Mrs. Dudley Cross
Hybridized by Paul; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1908

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3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Class:
Tea

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 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 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:
Yellow blend (yb)

Bloom Shape:
Double
Cupped

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Blooms repeatedly

Habit:
Shrub

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Other Details:
Resistant to black spot
Resistant to rust
Stems are nearly thornless

Pruning Instructions:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
By grafting
By budding
By simple layering
By air layering
By tip layering

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Profile:

2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive wasbloomin On May 8, 2014, wasbloomin from Echo, LA wrote:

Buds are very slow to open but the trade off is that the large ruffled blooms last a very long time on the bush or cut. Very healthy, disease free and thornless. Love it!

Positive titian48 On Feb 9, 2013, titian48 from Sydney
Australia wrote:

Beautiful, very large blooms of buttery lemon, ageing to pink. Healthy, vigorous plant. One of my favourites.

Neutral Paulwhwest On Jun 21, 2004, Paulwhwest from Irving (Dallas area), TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bred in England. Won the Victorian award from the Baton Rouge Rose Society in 2001.

Parentage unknown.

Regional...

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

Coushatta, Louisiana
Echo, Louisiana
Austin, Texas (2 reports)
Fort Worth, Texas
Houston, Texas
Rowlett, Texas
San Antonio, Texas (2 reports)



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