Rose (Rosa 'Shadow Dancer') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Shadow Dancer'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: Ruffled petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Extra Color Info: Deep pink with white stripes
Growth Habit: Typically 6-10 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1998
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 5 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 6-10 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Pink and white
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Dortmund x seedling of: Dortmund
Child plants: one child plant

Photographed with white gladiolus to capture color accurately

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Photographed with white gladiolus to capture color accurately
By zuzu
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Posted by zuzu (Northern California - Zone 9a) on Sep 29, 2011 4:56 PM

This beautiful climber is exceptionally difficult to find in commerce, and for no apparent reason. It grows well, even on its own roots, and blooms often.

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