Rose (Rosa foetida 'Austrian Copper') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Austrian Copper'
'Foetida Bicolor'
'Capucine Bicolore'
'Capucine Briar'
'Capucine Rouge'
'Corn Poppy Rose'
'Jaune Bicolor'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Saucer-shaped
Petal count: Single: 1-7 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: None
Class: Other: Hybrid foetida
Extra Color Info: Orange-red, with yellow reverse and yellow stamens
Growth Habit: Arching, 6-8 feet
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Discovered by Jules Gravereaux, before 1904
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 3 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 6-8 feet
Plant Spread: 5-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Malodorous
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Sport of: Rosa foetida

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Pernetiana roses by zuzu Feb 24, 2019 10:53 AM 56
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
Austrian copper update by Plantsmylove Jan 3, 2016 7:42 PM 5
new species roses by Plantsmylove Jul 1, 2015 8:02 PM 3
Ways to protect from weed whacker by Plantsmylove Jun 13, 2015 12:48 PM 13
May 2015, photos and chat by zuzu Jun 21, 2015 3:56 PM 163
Roses for Zone 4 ? by mandolls Jun 22, 2015 2:34 PM 60
October's here! Pumpkins, ghosts, snow.. just the usual! by Skiekitty Oct 30, 2014 2:29 PM 59
Roses aren't growing. by Meredith79 Jul 11, 2014 5:59 PM 14
July - Big Booms & Blooms! by Skiekitty Aug 16, 2014 5:14 PM 49
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
May already? Here's to a wonderful spring! by Skiekitty Jun 1, 2014 3:25 PM 142
March 2014, photos and chat by zuzu Apr 12, 2014 7:51 AM 99
Persian Yellow by CarolineScott Jun 24, 2013 9:18 AM 4
Any thoughts on just who this little cutie might be? by woofie Jun 18, 2013 12:42 PM 8
June 2013 Blooms & Chitchat by Skiekitty Jun 26, 2013 4:49 PM 155
And May brings us FLOWERS! & chatting .. and stuff.... by Skiekitty Jun 2, 2013 10:45 PM 183
Rabbit damage by chelle Oct 31, 2013 12:56 PM 139
What criteria do you compromise on when selecting which roses to grow ? by Calsurf73 Feb 19, 2013 11:33 PM 15
Tree Rose Ideas by Steve812 Oct 12, 2012 3:47 PM 3

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