Rose (Rosa 'Fruite') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Fruite'
'MEIfructoz'
'Fruitee'
'Tequila'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: very full: 40+ petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Orange-pink
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Meilland International, 1985
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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-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 1987
Parentage: Unknown

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