RoseFile Database

Scarlet Queen Elizabeth - Hybrid Tea Rose

Scarlet Queen Elizabeth

Hybrid Tea. Bred by Dickson in Ireland in 1963.
Use:
 
Bed
Color:
 
Vermilion
Form:
 
Double
Fragrance:
 
Slight
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Plentiful
Bloom Size:
 
Modest (2-4 in)
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 9
Height & Width:
 
3 ft x 2 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments Scarlet, vermilion or even orange, it is a warm-colored cold hardy floribunda with excellent disease resistance. The flowers have none of the high-centered glory of the rose's namesake, but the plant has some of the toughness.