PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Homere')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Homere'
'The Cape Buttonhole Rose'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Pink blend
Extra Bloom Info: In large clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Tea
Extra Color Info: Buds are ivory with pink edges; open blooms are pink, with salmon-pink center
Growth Habit: Typically 3-5 feet, but can be much taller in warm zones
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Robert & Moreau, 1858
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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-4 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

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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OK, should I get any of these for my yard? by Mustbnuts Feb 15, 2019 4:47 AM 25
Endangered Roses by Kesroses Sep 12, 2018 2:14 PM 36
July 2018 -- photos and chat by zuzu Aug 5, 2018 5:11 PM 170
More April blooms by zuzu Jun 18, 2010 10:07 PM 184

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