RoseFile Database

Adam - Tea Rose

Adam

Tea. Bred by Adam in France in 1836.
Use:
 
Shrub, Bed
Color:
 
Pale Apricot
Form:
 
Semi-Double
Fragrance:
 
Moderate Tea, Musk
Remontance:
 
Repeats
Abundance:
 
Moderate
Bloom Size:
 
Moderate - about 3 inches
Cold Hardiness:
 
Zone 5 - 11
Height & Width:
 
3 ft x 4 ft
Recommendation:
 

Comments It forms pale apricot blossoms with good scent. As is true of a number of tea roses, Adam can build up into a large plant, so plant it where it can stretch out. This was the first tea rose, so many of our hybrid tea roses and floribundas have this as a distant ancestor.