Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Dark red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Samuel Darragh McGredy IV, 1970
Optimal growing zones: USDA zone 7 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 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Red
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: Evelyn Fison x King of Hearts
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Alternative cultivar names:
  • 'National Trust'
  • 'Bad Nauheim'
  • 'Nationalstolz'

Common names
  • Rose

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San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2012-04-23

San Jose Heritage Rose Garden

photo credit:  Yoko Nekonomania
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2007-10-29
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2007-10-29
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2012-04-23
Location: San Jose Heritage Rose Garden
Date: 2012-04-23

Date: June
credit: Yoko Nekonomania
Location: Dublin Botanic Gardens
Date: 2012-06-15
Photo courtesy of: Miguel Mendez

photo credit:  Yoko Nekonomania

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