PlantsRoses→Rose (Rosa 'Colibri')

Alternative cultivar names:
'Colibri'
'MEImal'
'Colibre'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange and orange blend
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Very short, 6-12 inches, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Francis Meilland, 1958
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: 6-12 inches (15-30 cm)
Plant Spread: 10-14 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Edmunds' Roses taking orders for 2012 by zuzu May 1, 2012 11:03 AM 64

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