Rose (Rosa 'Golden Slippers') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Golden Slippers'
'Orange Slippers'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Extra Bloom Info: Semi-double to double, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Orange & yellow blend
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Gordon J. Von Abrams, 1961
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 6 and warmer
Awards: AARS: 1962

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: Bi-Color: Orange and 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

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-10-06
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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grafted roses by MargieNY Oct 3, 2014 6:08 PM 32
More April blooms by zuzu Jun 18, 2010 10:07 PM 184
My March and April Blooms by zuzu Jul 10, 2011 11:38 PM 94

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