What is a hybrid tea rose?

Answer Picture a rose, a typical rose. If you're imagining a large, showy, fragrant flower on a long, thorn-studded stem, then you're looking at a hybrid tea rose, the most popular and iconic of flowers.A... Read More »

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What is the difference between a grandiflora rose and a hybrid tea rose?

A hybrid tea is a more modern version of the grandiflora.

What is the hybrid tea rose named after?

The hybrid tea rose's name reflects its heritage as a cross between the tea rose and a hybrid perpetual rose, according to Colorado State University Extension. Hybrid perpetuals are re-blooming ros... Read More »

What is the hybrid tea rose Peace named after?

American rose grower Robert Pyle gave the Peace rose its name to express a desire for peace as World War II came to an end. Pyle's friend, French rose-grower Francis Meilland, developed the rose an... Read More »

What country does the hybrid tea rose come from?

In 1867, a French nursery worker named Jean-Baptiste Guillot hybridized a tea rose with a hybrid perpetual rose, creating the first hybrid tea rose in his native France. Hybrid tea roses achieved w... Read More »