Rose (Rosa 'Ruby Ruby') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Ruby Ruby'
'WEKsactrumi'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Medium red
Extra Bloom Info: In large clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Miniature
Growth Habit: Short, 1-2 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Mild
Hybridizer & year: Tom Carruth, 2003

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: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 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
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Santa Claus x (Trumpeter x Red Minimo)
Child plants: 2 child plants

Once it starts blooming, it just goes forever!  Colorado

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Comments:
Posted by Skiekitty (Denver Metro - Zone 5a) on Mar 28, 2011 1:32 PM

Highly recommended rose, does well in zone 5 (overwintered extremely well with very little winter protection)

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