Rose (Rosa 'Hurdy Gurdy') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Hurdy Gurdy'
'MACpluto'
'Pluto'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Other: Climbing miniature
Extra Color Info: Red and white, striped
Growth Habit: Typically 5-8 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1986
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: 5-8 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and white
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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January 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 8, 2018 8:51 AM 137
Palatine roses for 2017-2018 season by zuzu Oct 1, 2017 7:00 AM 17
Merging 2 different colored climbers by Calsurf73 Feb 16, 2018 11:04 AM 22

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