Rose (Rosa 'Dusky Maiden') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Extra Bloom Info: Medium, single to semi-double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Dark red
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: E. B. Le Grice, 1947

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)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Else Poulsen x (Daily Mail Scented Rose x Etoile de Hollande)
Child plants: one child plant

San Jose Heritage Rose Garden, CA.

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2011-10-19
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2014-04-23
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
The First Roses of 2011 in My Garden by zuzu Apr 22, 2011 5:46 PM 48
My June blooms by zuzu Jul 11, 2010 1:17 PM 107
LeGrice Roses by zuzu Mar 11, 2010 12:14 AM 27

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