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Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Petal count: double: 16-25 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange pink
Extra Bloom Info: Double to full, in clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Extra Color Info: Orange-pink
Growth Habit: Very short, 6-12 inches
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1960
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 6-12 inches
Plant Spread: 8-12 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Orange-pink
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 excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: (Rosa wichurana x Floradora) x (Seedling x Zee)
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Looking for recommendations by dsaldivar Apr 17, 2020 8:31 PM 10
Great article on the subject of shovel pruning--I need to remember this! by Mustbnuts Dec 13, 2019 1:50 AM 14
Spring 2019 Planting Day at The Elmwood Cemetery by AquaEyes Oct 28, 2019 9:05 PM 5
What have you ordered so far for next season? by zuzu Mar 18, 2019 1:21 PM 222
How to start a bed at a cemetery......in pictures by AquaEyes May 5, 2019 5:02 AM 62
Naming Roses by porkpal Dec 12, 2010 9:41 PM 38

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