Chicago Peace - Weeks Rose

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CHICAGO PEACE

Hybrid Tea

Discovered in the windy city of Chicago, this is sport of the world famous Peace.

  • Loves hot weather
  • Suitable for zones 5 - 9

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

First discovered in the Windy City, this brighter and deeper-toned mutation of the famous Peace rose has a fine reputation that follows in the footsteps of its parent. It possesses the same large opulent flowers, the same big quilted glossy apple-green leaves, and the same handsome bushy plant. 

GROWTH HABIT

The pink edge of Peace becomes deeper sometimes suffusing the entire surface of the petals and the reverse is a deep rich gold. Best color east of the Rockies. Loves hot weather.

ORIGINS

A color variant of the most famous rose of all time, Peace, that was discovered in the windy city of Chicago.

ROSE CHARACTERISTICS

 Rose Type

Hybrid Tea

 Growth Habit

Upright

 Color

Blend of pink and canary yellow

 Fragrance Strength

Slight to none

 Flowering

Very double blooms

 Flower Size

Large

 Disease Resistance

Good

 Height

5 - 7 ft

 Width

3 - 4 ft

 Hybridizer

Stanley Johnston

 Year of Introduction

1962

 Introduced by

Conard-Pyle Co.

 Suitable for zones

Zones 5 - 9

 Petal Count

40 to 45