Rose (Rosa 'H.C. Andersen') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'H.C. Andersen'
'POUlander'
'America's Choice'
'Andersen'
'Hans Christian Andersen'
'Touraine'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Extra Bloom Info: Small to medium, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Medium, 2-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Olesen, 1986
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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: 2-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Date: 2008-07-12Photo courtesy of: Huhu
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Date: 2013-07-25Photo courtesy of: In twilight
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-25
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-26
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-06-26
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