Rose (Rosa 'Delicata') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Light pink
Extra Bloom Info: Ruffled petals
Rebloom: Some
Class: Other: Hybrid rugosa
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Misc: Shade tolerant
Hybridizer & year: Cooling & Son, 1898
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 2 and warmer

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Roses starting to bloom in Michigan! by Cottage_Rose Jun 21, 2013 9:33 PM 53
June 2013 Blooms & Chitchat by Skiekitty Jun 26, 2013 4:49 PM 155
Roses, Cats & Lavender by Cottage_Rose Jul 28, 2011 12:48 PM 67
Rugosa 'Polareis' by Cottage_Rose Jul 4, 2010 8:59 PM 12

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