Rose (Rosa 'Kardinal 85') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Kardinal 85'
'KORlingo'

Also sold as:
Kardinal

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Large: 4-5"
Bloom shape: High-centered
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Rebloom: Good
Class: Hybrid tea
Other: Florists rose
Extra Color Info: Red, with gold undertones
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, upright
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Reimer Kordes, 1985
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: Flamingo x seedling
Child plants: 4 child plants

This bloom first opened in triple digit temps

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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October 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Nov 4, 2018 10:57 PM 185
August 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Sep 4, 2018 11:53 PM 128
Only one cane growing by carlysuko Jul 30, 2018 4:33 PM 14
May 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu May 30, 2018 10:44 PM 66
Best performing roses by Mari33 Mar 13, 2018 9:28 AM 29
March 2018 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Apr 3, 2018 3:02 PM 102
top 10 roses specifically Double Delight by jwash Oct 11, 2017 11:11 AM 19
🌹OCTOBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 31, 2017 11:48 AM 176
✺ June 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺ by Calif_Sue Jul 17, 2017 11:41 PM 335
Rose Nursery Reports -- 2016/2017 Season by zuzu Jun 17, 2018 3:02 PM 23
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
Blackspot resistant rose by Halcyon Mar 25, 2018 8:07 AM 47
June 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Jul 19, 2016 9:30 PM 266
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
October's here! Pumpkins, ghosts, snow.. just the usual! by Skiekitty Oct 30, 2014 2:29 PM 59
Still getting a few nice roses...... by Paul2032 Nov 11, 2014 2:48 PM 84
July - Big Booms & Blooms! by Skiekitty Aug 16, 2014 5:14 PM 49
I need suggestions - new to Roses! by enidcandles Jun 12, 2014 6:50 AM 15
May already? Here's to a wonderful spring! by Skiekitty Jun 1, 2014 3:25 PM 142
Found some lemon fizz roses at Home Depot by Frillylily Apr 14, 2014 5:53 PM 6

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