Rose (Rosa 'Bright Fire') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Bright Fire'
'PEAxi'
'Brightfire'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Very large: 6" or more
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Orange red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Large-flowered climber
Growth Habit: Typically 10-12 feet
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Colin A. Pearce, 1996
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: 10-12 feet
Plant Spread: 5-6 feet
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
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Discussion Threads about this plant
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August 2019 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Aug 16, 2019 5:38 PM 151
Rosette Disease??? by Weluvroses Aug 16, 2019 6:42 AM 42
Orange Roses by GoldBeardThePirate Aug 14, 2019 8:05 PM 85
Our Roses by Weluvroses Aug 15, 2019 7:38 AM 180
Rose ID request by Corysmash May 19, 2019 7:55 AM 6
How does Lemon Fizz compare to Yellow Knock Out? by Frillylily Jul 29, 2018 4:32 PM 25
Rose nurseries by RpR Mar 13, 2017 3:55 PM 22
Recommendations for buff, beige, brown- muted, earthy toned roses by gemini_sage Feb 7, 2017 7:15 AM 73
Can't find the huge multicolored rose I had in my garden at last house. by Lmpajot Oct 5, 2014 8:02 PM 16
Looking for a BRIGHT orange rose for my newly planted tiger garden by GardenQuilts Jun 30, 2016 6:27 AM 86
What a difference a camera makes! by Skiekitty Oct 2, 2012 1:24 PM 22
Garden Valley Open for Fall by Steve812 Sep 20, 2012 8:55 PM 16
Summer sale -- Roses Unlimited by zuzu Jun 24, 2012 8:47 PM 43
June Blooms by Skiekitty Jun 29, 2012 9:39 AM 31
Photos and chat, November 2011 by zuzu Dec 1, 2011 8:00 AM 182
Sale at Vintage Gardens by Skiekitty Aug 24, 2011 12:37 PM 3
Interesting email from Roses, Inc Tulsa by Skiekitty May 24, 2010 12:10 PM 7
San Jose Heritage Rose Garden 10-22-2010 by Calif_Sue Oct 27, 2010 10:23 PM 25
August Parade, starting to ramp up! by Skiekitty Aug 13, 2010 12:24 PM 7
3rd addition to my parade by Skiekitty Jul 12, 2010 11:52 AM 28

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