PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Blastoff')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Blastoff'
'MORflash'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Reddish-orange, with white reverse
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1993
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 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 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Orange and white
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Orangeade x Little Artist

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2014-05-30
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2010-05-24
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My May blooms by zuzu Jun 14, 2010 9:03 PM 106

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