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Florists Rose, Grandiflora, Hybrid Tea Rose
Rosa 'Sonia'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rosa (RO-zuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Sonia
Additional cultivar information:(aka MEIhelvet, Sonia Meilland, Sonja, Sweet Promise)
Hybridized by Meilland
Registered or introduced: 1970
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Class:

Cluster-flowered (incl. Floribunda & Grandiflora)

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Bloom Color:

Pink blend (pb)

Bloom Shape:

Double

Flower Fragrance:

Very Fragrant

Bloom Time:

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Habit:

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Patent Information:

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Other Details:

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Pruning Instructions:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Propagation Methods:

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Regional

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

Santa Barbara, California

Auburndale, Florida

Las Vegas, Nevada

Charleston, South Carolina

Brazoria, Texas

Irving, Texas

Orma, West Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
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neutral
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negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Nov 7, 2006, Redkarnelian from Newmarket, ON (Zone 5a) wrote:

Hybridized by Meilland, 1974. Slight scent.

Positive

On Feb 15, 2005, WillowWasp from Jones Creek, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Such a sweet color to this rose, I would have to call it a "Strawberry Cream" Pink. I really like it.