When the whole world was looking hopefully to the future, along came the rose to set standards for all other roses for the remainder of this century. Even non-rosarians know Peace by its huge opulent blossoms, its delicious blend of colors, its very large glossy green foliage, and its easy-to-grow plant. Best color & performance east of the Rockies.

General Information

  • Class Hybrid Tea
  • Plant Habit Medium
  • Growth Habit Bushy
  • Plant Height 4' to 6½'
  • Plant Width up to 3'
  • Foliage Color Very large, glossy green
  • Flower Color Lemony yellow edged pure pink
  • Flower Size Very large
  • Flower Form Very full
  • Petal Count 40 to 45
  • Parentage Seedling x Margaret McGredy
  • Hybridizer Francis Meilland
  • Intro Year 1946
  • Introduced By Conard-Pyle Co. (US), Meilland et Cie (FR)
  • AARS Winner AARS—1946