Rose (Rosa 'City of London') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'City of London'
'HARukfore'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Pale pink
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Harkness, 1986
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)
Plant Height: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: Other: Belfast Gold Medal 1990
Parentage: New Dawn x Radox Bouquet
Child plants: one child plant

woodend Gardens Blenheim NZ

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
June 2013 Blooms & Chitchat by Skiekitty Jun 26, 2013 4:49 PM 155
Rabbit damage by chelle Oct 31, 2013 12:56 PM 139
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
July Edition of my Parade.. pathetic start. by Skiekitty Jul 22, 2010 1:29 PM 48
Slow start to my parade by Skiekitty Jun 17, 2010 10:30 PM 78
Sulky Queen Elizabeth by chelle Jul 29, 2010 7:57 AM 41
Pickering Nurseries by Hemophobic Jul 5, 2011 5:04 PM 96

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