Rose (Rosa 'Honey Child') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Apricot and apricot blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Peter Ilsink, 1999
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: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Apricot blend
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Great article on the subject of shovel pruning--I need to remember this! by Mustbnuts Dec 13, 2019 1:50 AM 14
September 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 6, 2019 1:16 PM 280
Rooting a rose indoors? by keithp2012 Feb 18, 2019 10:11 PM 8
Rose pruning session by SF Rose Society at Golden Gate Park rose garden by Rose_Guy1127 Jan 17, 2019 5:22 PM 11
November 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 8, 2018 2:10 AM 285
Ugly duckling or swan? by Mustbnuts Oct 31, 2018 12:05 PM 9
How does Lemon Fizz compare to Yellow Knock Out? by Frillylily Jul 29, 2018 4:32 PM 25
Palatine roses for 2017-2018 season by zuzu Oct 1, 2017 7:00 AM 17
March 2017 -- Photos and Chat by sunnyvalley Apr 2, 2017 12:17 PM 268
December 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 31, 2016 6:16 AM 171
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
Rose Curculio or Rose Weevil by Calif_Sue Jun 29, 2013 3:35 PM 11
Suggestions for Z6a by PollyK Feb 26, 2012 12:07 PM 91
Photos and Chat, August 2011 by Calif_Sue Sep 1, 2011 12:12 PM 182
What roses would you NOT recommend by Andi May 20, 2011 1:50 PM 60
Teasing until it hurts. by Skiekitty Apr 14, 2011 10:32 AM 6

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