Rose (Rosa 'Cape Diamond') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Cape Diamond'
'DARpellerin'
'Cap Diamant'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium pink
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Other: Hybrid Kordesii
Growth Habit: Medium-tall, 3-5 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: Christian Bedard, 2006
Optimal growing zones: USDA zones 3-9

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: 3-5 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Yes Bees DO like this plant

Photo gallery:
Location: Calgary AlbertaDate: 2011-07-14Yes Bees DO like this plant
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Location: Calgary, AB CanadaDate: 2011-07-14Summer blooms, 2nd year of growth
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Comments:
Posted by dorab (Calgary - Zone 3a) on Nov 23, 2012 12:20 PM

Planted in 2010, vigorous grower, lovely plant but very thorny.

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