Rose (Rosa 'Abba Dabba') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Compact, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Lyndon Lyon, 1979

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)
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
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
Parentage: Red Can Can x seedling

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best performing roses by Mari33 Mar 13, 2018 9:28 AM 29
January 2016 -- Photos and chat by zuzu Feb 13, 2016 9:42 AM 158
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
September 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 7, 2015 10:14 AM 46

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