Rose (Rosa glauca) in the Roses Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Rosa glauca Accepted
Rosa rubrifolia Synonym
Rosa ferruginea Synonym
Rosa majalis var. rubrifolia Synonym

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Flat
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: Small, single, in clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Species, wild
Extra Color Info: Pink, with white center
Growth Habit: Arching canes, 5-12 feet tall
Fragrance: Moderate
Misc: Shade tolerant
Thornless or almost thornless
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 2-9

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
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: 5-12 feet
Plant Spread: 5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Pollinators: Bees
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Other: 2002 Great Plant Picks Award Winner, 2010 Plant Select Winner

Photo courtesy of: Wouter Hagens

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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-06-09Rambling rose vase shape
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-06-05Rambling rose
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Date: 2018-08-01
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-05-06
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-06-05Rambling rose vase shape
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Location: Montenegro,  Lovcen P.N.
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Location: Whetstone Park of Roses, Columbus OH USADate: 2016-05-29
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Location: Wyck Historic Rose Garden, Philadelphia (Germantown), Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-05-26
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Location: Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: 2011-10-08
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Location: A garden in B.C. CanadaDate: 2012-06-18Nice gray blue shading against other greens
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Date: 2003-05-30Photo courtesy of: Wouter Hagens
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Location: AustriaPhoto courtesy of: Franz Xaver
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Location: A garden in B.C. CanadaDate: 2012-06-18
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Location: A garden in B.C. CanadaDate: 2012-06-18
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Date: 2003-05-30Photo courtesy of: Wouter Hagens
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Location: Arvada, Colorado zone 5Date: 2011-10-08
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Date: 2006-05-28Photo courtesy of: Sakurai Midori
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Date: 2007-10-07Photo courtesy of: Sakurai Midori
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Location: garden in MunichBavariaPhoto courtesy of: OhWeh
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Date: 2008-07-08Photo courtesy of: Neelix
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Location: Somerset, UKDate: 2009-07-11Photo courtesy of: Julie Anne Workman
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Location: Matsusaka Mie, JapanDate: 2008-09-10Photo courtesy of: Hamachidori
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Location: Slovenia PrimorskaDate: 2012-06-08Photo courtesy of: Franz Xaver
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Location: Slovenia PrimorskaDate: 2012-06-08Photo courtesy of: Franz Xaver
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Location: AustriaPhoto courtesy of: Franz Xaver
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Date: 2010-06-07Photo courtesy of: Amada44
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Location: UK
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Location: Montenegro,  Lovcen P.N.
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Location: Montenegro,  Lovcen P.N.
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Location: Montenegro,  Lovcen P.N.
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-07-21
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Location: Wyck Historic Rose Garden, Philadelphia (Germantown), Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-06-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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rosa rugosa? by 1shotwade Jan 21, 2019 5:04 PM 13
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