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Alternative cultivar names:
'Old Master'
'MACesp'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Bloom shape: Other: Cupped to flat
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Extra Color Info: Red and white, hand-painted
Growth Habit: Short, 2-3 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1974
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: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and white
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: Maxi x MACfundad
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-11-04
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Location: Rose Garden Center, Tyler, TexasDate: 2014-05-03
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Date: 2005-04-04Photo courtesy of: Stan Shebs
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Feathery growths by GrowDammit Jan 18, 2021 2:03 PM 24
Which roses have you ordered so far for next season (2021)? by zuzu Jan 15, 2021 3:06 PM 72
rosebush by raer Nov 25, 2020 6:07 PM 11
What's wrong with this bush? by BluestRose Jul 10, 2020 10:44 PM 11
May 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 15, 2020 10:34 PM 159
Favorite rose fertilizer, and organic vs. non-organic by reh0622 Feb 10, 2020 1:20 PM 16
February 2020 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Mar 13, 2020 3:35 PM 199
Wintertime diversions by zuzu Dec 18, 2019 8:28 AM 15
Great article on the subject of shovel pruning--I need to remember this! by Mustbnuts Dec 13, 2019 1:50 AM 14
November 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Dec 13, 2019 1:00 AM 164
Which roses have you ordered for next season (2020)? by zuzu Jun 20, 2020 11:10 AM 215
October 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 1, 2019 3:14 PM 269
August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 31, 2019 10:08 PM 261
Favorite Red Floribunda in a pot by reh0622 Jul 28, 2019 5:53 PM 20
Cane canker by reh0622 Nov 24, 2019 11:47 AM 51
Our Roses by Weluvroses Mar 29, 2020 1:09 AM 198
Black Spot Disease on Rose Bushes by Mom3ubed Jun 11, 2020 5:09 AM 14
May 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jun 7, 2019 8:21 PM 468
April 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 3, 2019 9:46 AM 402
March 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 2, 2019 6:40 PM 131

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