PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Dolly Parton')

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Extra Color Info: Orange-red, with copper shading
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, upright
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Joseph F. Winchel, 1984
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: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Vibrant and has perfect rose form

Photo gallery:
Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2021-04-26
By LindsayG
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Location: Hershey Gardens, Hershey, PA 17033Date: 2016-06-26
By csandt
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2021-06-06
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Dolly Parton at a local nursery
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
By jon
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2020-10-04
By LindsayG
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2020-11-13
By LindsayG
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Location: Denver Metro CODate: 2011-10-03Leaves are frost-kissed, but the bloom is beautiful.
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Location: Hershey Gardens, Hershey, PA 17033Date: 2016-06-26
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Location: Hershey Gardens, Hershey, PA 17033Date: 2016-06-26
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Not as strong as a scent as I'd hoped, but survived.
By Skiekitty
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After 3 years of being in the ground, Dolly Parton is finally sho
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Survived, barely, zone 5 winter, Colorado.  Not a strong rose.
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Location: Chamblee's Nursery in Tyler, TXDate: 2012-04-25
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Location: Orem, UtahDate: 2012-05-10At Sunriver Nursery
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
By jon
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2020-11-13
By LindsayG
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Comments:
Posted by Skiekitty (Denver Metro - Zone 5a) on Sep 29, 2011 3:55 PM

Survives zone 5 CO winters with help. Took 3 years to settle in & actually take off.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Sorry another leaf question by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 13, 2021 8:58 PM 5
Help identifying a red [hybrid tea?] rose? by bburr25 Mar 28, 2020 6:10 PM 8
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Orange Roses by GoldBeardThePirate Jul 14, 2020 7:16 PM 94
July 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 2, 2019 12:08 AM 307
Dolly Parton is a MUST HAVE by GoldBeardThePirate Jun 23, 2019 10:45 AM 6
Most fragrant rose by reh0622 Dec 26, 2019 6:46 PM 159
Show your rose photos by Canadian_Rose Oct 1, 2018 10:21 AM 86
Need to see some green by Mustbnuts Sep 4, 2018 11:52 AM 43
January 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Feb 8, 2018 8:51 AM 137
Fragrance: Can you smell the roses? by csandt Sep 2, 2019 12:44 AM 26
Palatine is offering Dolly Parton roses by Hemophobic Sep 14, 2015 2:16 PM 2
1 Last Vintage Gardens sale by Skiekitty Aug 25, 2013 7:01 PM 6
August is here! New chatting / blooms? by Skiekitty Aug 31, 2013 9:40 AM 109
June Parade of Roses in Colorado (finally!!) by Skiekitty Jul 10, 2013 11:15 PM 20
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
May photos and chat by zuzu May 31, 2012 1:12 PM 212
Good rebloomers by MaryinLa May 9, 2012 5:28 PM 20
Poor Rebloomers by MaryinLa May 12, 2012 8:28 AM 10
Rain Now by Steve812 May 13, 2012 11:38 PM 100

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