Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Prima Ballerina'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Prima Ballerina
Additional cultivar information:(aka Prima BallerinaŽ, Premičre Ballerine, Primaballerina)
Hybridized by Tantau
Registered or introduced: 1957
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Class:

Hybrid Tea

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Deep pink (dp)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Blooms repeatedly

Habit:

Shrub

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Other Details:

Susceptible to mildew

Stems are moderately thorny

Pruning Instructions:

Blooms on new wood; prune early to promote new growth

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

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:

San Jose, California

Richmond, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 4, 2004, Paulwhwest from Irving (Dallas area), TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bred in Germany. Won the RNRS Trial Ground Certificate in 1957, the Prince of Show in 2000, and the Court of Show Honor in 2000.

Parentage:
Seed: Seedling
Pollen: Peace