Rose (Rosa 'Bright Smile') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bright Smile'
'DICdance'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium yellow
Extra Bloom Info: Single to semi-double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Very short, 18-24 inches, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Patrick Dickson, 1980
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: 18-24 inches
Plant Spread: 18-24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
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: Eurorose x seedling
Child plants: 3 child plants

credit: Miguel Mendez

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