Rose (Rosa 'David Thompson') in the Roses Database

Trade name information:
Series: Explorer
Cultivar name: 'David Thompson'
Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Some
Class: Other: Hybrid rugosa
Extra Color Info: Deep fuchsia
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Felicitas Svejda, 1970
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 2 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: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
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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Queen Elizabeth Rose Bush variety Help required by carattano1976 Mar 11, 2018 8:06 PM 12

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