Rose (Rosa 'Prairie Princess') in the Roses Database

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Salmon-pink
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 4-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Dr. Griffith J. Buck, 1972
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 4 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height: 4-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Carrousel x (Morning Stars x Suzanne)
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Rose vigor by Steve812 Aug 22, 2017 9:21 PM 65
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
ID needed by mnorberry Jun 27, 2015 10:50 PM 3
Vintage Garden's "One of a Kind" Sale by Steve812 Aug 14, 2017 4:11 PM 18
New Blooms, first half of June 2012 by zuzu Jun 22, 2012 8:46 AM 19
Dr. Griffith J. Buck Roses by BlissfulGarden Jun 14, 2010 6:18 AM 29
2010-2011 season purchases by zuzu Oct 25, 2010 11:14 PM 38

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