Rose (Rosa 'First Edition') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'First Edition'
'DELtep'
'Arnaud Delbard'

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: Medium to large, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Coral-orange
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: G. Delbard, 1976
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1977

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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Heirloom Old Miniature Roses by NickyNick Jul 7, 2019 9:21 PM 61
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Need help by marti Oct 10, 2013 11:22 AM 14
Looking for a picture of this rose by fiwit Mar 29, 2013 2:50 PM 19
Zuzu's additions to database, 7/10/11 by zuzu Jul 15, 2011 11:13 PM 4
We need a parade even if this is only February by zuzu Mar 11, 2010 5:58 AM 68
Neat Article from Cliff about sport roses. by Skiekitty Oct 22, 2010 6:59 PM 4
Delbard Roses by zuzu Jul 24, 2019 11:11 AM 61

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