Rose (Rosa 'Carefree Wonder') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Carefree Wonder'
'MEIpitac'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Cupped
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Rebloom: Some
Class: Shrub
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Meilland Int'l, 1990
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 4 through 9
Awards: AARS: 1991

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: Bi-Color: Pink and white
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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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May already? Here's to a wonderful spring! by Skiekitty Jun 1, 2014 3:25 PM 142
Knock Out Roses by Frillylily Aug 13, 2013 4:13 PM 52
What are your hardiest purple and lavender roses? by Andi May 26, 2013 9:08 PM 5
Putting the roses to bed this fall, north of Boston by lilylady Oct 17, 2012 6:39 PM 11
Katy Road Pink by riceke Sep 25, 2012 6:23 PM 7
Which roses do you have that hold up well in summer heat and humidity ? by Calsurf73 Jul 16, 2013 4:22 PM 58
I Hate Knock Out Roses by clintbrown Jul 1, 2014 9:59 AM 426
Do you plant multiples of one rose? by CindiKS May 9, 2012 10:41 PM 19
Good rebloomers by MaryinLa May 9, 2012 5:28 PM 20
OSO Easy roses opinions??? by GardenQuilts Jun 24, 2016 10:52 AM 32

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